STEUBENVILLE The body of Bishop Albert H. Ottenweller, second bishop of the Diocese of Steubenville, arrived in Steubenville Thursday afternoon (Sept. 27).
Bishop Jeffrey M. Monforton, bishop of the Diocese of Steubenville, received the body at 1:30 p.m. at Holy Name Cathedral, 411 S. Fifth St. The public was invited to join Bishop Monforton in the liturgical reception of the body.
After the liturgical procession, the body lied in state until the time of vespers, Thursday (Sept. 27). The cathedral remained open to the public during that time, also, and until the end of the day. The cathedral reopened to the public (Sept. 28), where Bishop Ottenwellers body lied in state until the funeral Mass.