René Audet

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René Audet
Bishop of Diocese of Joliette
ChurchRoman Catholic Church
SeeDiocese of Joliette
In office1968 - 1990
PredecessorJoseph Arthur Papineau
SuccessorGilles Lussier
OrdinationMay 30, 1948
Personal details
Born(1920-01-18)January 18, 1920
Montreal, Quebec Flag of Quebec.svg
DiedJune 12, 2011(2011-06-12) (aged 91)
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René Audet (January 18, 1920 – June 12, 2011) was a Canadian bishop of the Roman Catholic Church.

Audet was born in Montreal, Quebec and ordained a priest May 30, 1948. He was appointed Auxiliary archbishop of the Archdiocese of Ottawa as well as Titular bishop of Chonochora on May 21, 1963, and ordained on July 31, 1963. On January 3, 1968, he was appointed bishop of the Diocese of Joliette. He resigned from that position on October 31, 1990.


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