JOHNSTOWN, PA -- The Very Rev. Protopresbyer Michael Rosco, fell-asleep-in-the-Lord, this morning, May 15, 2013, at Conemaugh Memorial Hospital in Johnstown following an automobile accident last Friday.
Fr. Michael has served the Lord and ACROD honorably and faithfully for the more than 40 years of his worthy priesthood, most recently serving as Vice-Chancellor of the Diocese, member of the Diocesan Consistory, Dean of the New York, New Jersey and Washington, DC Deaneries, Editor of
The Church Messenger, Chairman of the Diocesan Liturgical Music and Mission Commissions, and Pastor to the faithful of St. John The Baptist Orthodox Church in Perth Amboy, NJ.
Funeral arrangements are pending and will be released by the Diocesan Chancery when finalized. The clergy and faithful of the Diocese are kindly asked to remember the Newly Departed Protopresbyter Michael, his beloved wife, Pani Susan and son Vladimir and the faithful of St. John's Parish in their prayers.http://www.acrod.org/news/releases/em-fr-rosco