Vatican City, 23 February 2016 (VIS) – The following prelates have died in recent weeks:
- Bishop Ian Murray, emeritus of Argyll and The Isles, Scotland, United Kingdom, on 22 January at the age of 83.
- Bishop Emile Jean Marie Henri Joseph Destombes, M.E.P., apostolic vicar emeritus of Phnom-Penh, Cambodia, on 28 January at the age of 80.
- Bishop John Baptist Kakubi, emeritus of Mbarara, Uganda, on 11 February at the age of 86.
- Bishop Barry Philip Jones of Christchurch, New Zealand, on 13 February at the age of 74.
- Archbishop Carlos Quintero Arce, emeritus of Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico, on 15 February at the age of 96.
- Bishop Gregorio Garavito Jimenez, S.M.M., emeritus of Villavicencio, Colombia, on 16 February at the age of 96.