Blessed Tullio Maruzzo

Also known as

  • Marcello Maruzzo

Memorial

Profile

Born with a twin brother named Lucio. Member of the Order of Friars Minor, making his profession on 15 July 1951. He and his brother Lucio were ordained priests on 21 June 1953. Missionary to Guatemala in 1960 where he fought for the rights of the poor against the wealthy land owners. Murdered by antiChristian guerrillas. Martyr.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

  • plans pending
Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Tullio Maruzzo“. CatholicSaints.Info. 22 October 2017. Web. 11 December 2017. <>