Odessa Starets Iona dies at 88 years

Shimiarchimandrit Iona Ignotenko of the Holy Trinity Assumption monastery in Odessa died 18 Dec and funeral 22 Dec by Metropolit Agafangel. Holy Starets known through out whole Orthodox world and advised spiritual to
presidents and Patriarchs! When dying of tubrtkulose Mother of God appeared to him and pointed him to Holy Assumption Monastery in Odesa. Many at his funeral see here on broadcast!



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