José Ramiro Pellecer Samayoa

José Ramiro Pellecer Samayoa (10 October 1929 – 14 March 2022) was a Guatemalan Roman Catholic auxiliary bishop.

José Ramiro Pellecer Samayoa
Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Guatemala
Appointed28 November 1967
Term ended2 October 2010
Other post(s)Titular Bishop of Teglata in Proconsulari
Ordination7 November 1954
by Mariano Rossell y Arellano
Consecration6 Jan 1968
by Bruno Torpigliani
Personal details
Born(1929-10-10)10 October 1929
Died14 March 2022(2022-03-14) (aged 92)
Antigua Guatemala, Guatemala
Previous post(s)Apostolic Administrator of Escuintla (1982–1986)

Pellecer Samayoa was born in Guatemala and was ordained to the priesthood in 1954. He served as titular bishop of Teglata in Proconsuan and as auxiliary bishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Guatemala, Guateamala, from 1968 until his retirement in 2010. He also served as apostolic administrator of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Escuintla, Guatemala from 1982 to 1986.[1]


Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Post created
Titular Bishop of Teglata in Proconsulari
Succeeded by
Sede vacante