Reinhard Lettmann

Reinhard Lettmann (9 March 1933 – 16 April 2013) was the Roman Catholic bishop of the Diocese of Münster, Germany.

His Excellency

Reinhard Lettmann
Bishop of Münster
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Bishop Reinhard Lettmann
DioceseMünster
SeeMünster
Appointed11 January 1980
Installed16 March 1980
Term ended28 March 2008
PredecessorHeinrich Tenhumberg
SuccessorFelix Genn
Orders
Ordination21 February 1959
by Michael Keller
Consecration24 February 1973
by Heinrich Tenhumberg
Personal details
Born(1933-03-09)9 March 1933
Datteln, Germany
Died16 April 2013(2013-04-16) (aged 80)
Bethlehem, State of Palestine
NationalityGerman
DenominationRoman Catholic
Previous post
  • Auxiliary Bishop of Münster (1973-1980)
  • Titular Bishop of Rotaria (1973-1980)

Ordained to the priesthood in 1959, Lettmann was named bishop in 1973 and retired in 2008.[1]

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Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Heinrich Tenhumberg [de]
Bishop of Münster
1980-2008
Succeeded by
Felix Genn