Erwin Hecht, German-born South African Roman Catholic prelate, Died at 83


Erwin Hecht was born on October 13, 1933, and died on November 19, 2016.

He was a Roman Catholic bishop.

He was rdained to the priesthood in 1959.

He served as auxiliary bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Kimberley, South Africa, from 1972 to 1974.

Hecht then served as bishop of the diocese from 1974 to 2009.

Erwin Hecht passed away at 83 years old.