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Greensburg Bishop Malesic returns to office on a reduced schedule

| Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018, 5:30 p.m.
Bishop Edward C. Malesic, of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Greensburg, talks to the Tribune-Review Editorial Board inside the newspaper’s office in Greensburg, on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018.
Dan Speicher | Tribune-Review
Bishop Edward C. Malesic, of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Greensburg, talks to the Tribune-Review Editorial Board inside the newspaper’s office in Greensburg, on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018.

Officials at the Greensburg Catholic diocese say Bishop Edward Malesic returned to his office on a reduced schedule Tuesday, after a successful cardiac catheterization.

Malesic suffered a mild heart attack over the Thanksgiving holiday and underwent catheterization Nov. 30.

“Several tests, including a cardiac catheterization, confirmed it was an isolated event. He was diagnosed with coronary artery disease, but his blockages are not serious and can be improved with medication,” said diocesan spokesman Jerry Zufelt.

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