Roman Richard Atkielski

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Most Reverend
Roman Richard Atkielski
Auxiliary Bishop of Milwaukee
In office August 28, 1947 - June 30, 1969
Ordination May 30, 1930
Personal details
Birth name Roman Richard Atkielski
Born (1899-08-05)August 5, 1899
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Died June 30, 1969(1969-06-30) (aged 69)
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Denomination Catholic Church

Roman Richard Atkielski (August 5, 1899 – June 30, 1969) was the Roman Catholic titular bishop of Stobi and the auxiliary bishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Milwaukee from 1947 until 1969.

Born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Atkielski was ordained to the priesthood on May 30, 1930. On August 2, 1947, Pope Pius XII appointed Atkielski bishop and he was ordained bishop on August 28, 1947 serving until his death.[1]

Son of Frank and Catherine Atkielski, Roman worked as a cutter at a fur factory before his ordination.