A famous Italian priest, Don Vincenzo Rini (pic), president of the (News) National Catholic Weekly Federation (Fisc) from 1999 to 2004, and later of the Sir Agency, has died from the Coronavirus.
The bishop from Cremona the diocese of Don Rini, 62-year-old Bishop Antonio Napolioni, was infected by Covid-19 and recovering in the city's public hospital on March 16.
A Sister of the Little Missionary Sisters of Charity died March 15 at the age of 88 after she and 23 members of her community in Tortona, were evacuated by helicopter March 13 and hospitalized. Another unidentified nun was said to be in critical condition, ANSA, the Italian news agency, reported March 15. Sources: