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Not just a Detroit devotion; Fr. Solanus is loved nationwide

Friar’s connections to Wisconsin, Indiana and Seattle inspire devotees to show their gratitude DETROIT — Make no mistake about it. Detroit claims Fr. Solanus Casey. Since his arrival at St. Bonaventure Monastery on Detroit’s east side in 1897, the Capuchin friar has been recognized by generations of Detroiters as one their own. But that doesn’t…