(Plain Press, October 2019) The Catholic Diocese of Cleveland reported that vespers were held at St. John Cantius Church on August 19th for Father Lucjan Stokowski, age 68, who died on August 10th. Father Stokowski served as pastor of St. John Cantius Church. Stokowski came to Cleveland from Poland in 1980. He served at St. John Cantius Parish in the early 1980s, and after a number of assignments elsewhere, was named pastor of St. John Cantius in the year 2000. Fr. Stokowski also served as administrator at St. Barbara Parish from August 31, 2007 to July 1, 2018 when he retired.