Full list of accused priests in the local area

Published on Tuesday, 22 January 2019 20:31
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From the Archdiocese of Hartford

The following list was provided by the Archdiocese of Hartford.

Bristol

St. Gregory the Great

McGann, Richard – Ordination 5/23/1970

Assistant Pastor, St. Gregory, Bristol

Chaplain, Hartford Hospital

Director Pastoral Ministry, St. Paul High School, Bristol

Pastor, Our Lady of Mercy, Plainville

Removed from ministry, 6/14/2005

Sentenced to a life of “prayer and penance” by the Holy See in Rome, 5/24/2016

 

St. Joseph

Hyland, Edward – Ordination 5/4/1967

Temp. Chaplain, Hartford, Hospital

Assistant Pastor, St. Joseph, Bristol

Assistant Pastor, St. Therese, North Haven

Chaplain, Hospital of St. Raphael, New Haven

Appointed Coordinator of the Hospital Apostolate

Co-Pastor, St, Francis, Naugatuck

Temp. Assistant Pastor Holy Trinity, Wallingford

Temp. Assistant Pastor St. Joseph, Bristol

Co-Pastor, St. Gabriel, Windsor

Pastor, SS. Peter & Paul, Waterbury

Removed from ministry, 7/26/2002

Laicized 4/29/2016

 

St. Joseph and St. Anthony, Bristol

Paturzo, Louis – Ordination 5/26/1973

Assistant Pastor, Sacred Heart, Waterbury

Assistant Pastor, Blessed Sacrament, Hamden

Assistant Pastor, Sacred Heart, Hartford

Temp. Administrator, Sacred Heart, Hartford

Assistant Pastor, St. Augustine, Hartford

Temp. Administrator, St. John Evangelist, West Hartford

On Leave, Two Months

Assistant Pastor, St Lawrence O’Toole, Hartford

Assistant Pastor, St. Ann, New Britain

Assistant Pastor, St. Joseph & St. Anthony, Bristol

Chaplain, State of CT Department of Corrections

Removed from ministry in 2002

Laicized in 2008

 

St. Paul Catholic High School, Bristol

McGann, Richard – Ordination 5/23/1970

Assistant Pastor, St. Gregory, Bristol

Chaplain, Hartford Hospital

Director Pastoral Ministry, St. Paul High School, Bristol

Pastor, Our Lady of Mercy, Plainville

Removed from ministry, 6/14/2005

Sentenced to a life of “prayer and penance” by the Holy See in Rome, 5/24/2016

 

Przybylo, William – Ordination 5/23/1968

Temp. Assistant, St. Bernard, Sharon

Assistant Pastor, SS. Peter & Paul, Wallingford

Assistant Pastor, St. Mary, Derby

Assistant Pastor, Holy Cross, New Britain

Spiritual Director, St. Paul High School, Bristol

Vice principal, St. Thomas Aquinas High School, New Britain

Principal, St. Thomas Aquinas High School, New Britain

Pastor, SS. Cyril & Methodius, Hartford

Removed from ministry, 9/22/2008

Sentenced to a life of “prayer and penance” by the Holy See in Rome, 10/21/2015

 

Forestville

St. Matthew

Ferguson, Ivan – Ordination 5/6/1970

Auxiliary Priest of the Missionaries of the Holy Apostles in an Apostolic Vicariate in the Diocese of St. Joseph of the Amazon, Peru

Faculty, Northwest Catholic High School

In residence, St. Bernard, Tariffville

Incardinated (became a priest of the Archdiocese of Hartford), 2/9/1979

Assistant Pastor, St. Mary, Derby

Assistant Pastor, St. Matthew, Forestville

Chaplain, Hartford Hospital; in residence at St. Lawrence O’Toole, Hartford

Removed from ministry, 3/4/1993

Died 12/16/2002

 

Glynn, Thomas – Ordination 6/29/1938

Assistant Pastor, Sacred Heart, Wethersfield

Assistant Pastor, Corpus Christi, Wethersfield

Chaplain, United States Navy,

Instructor, Mt. St. Joseph Academy, West Hartford

Chaplain, House of Good Shepherd, Hartford

Pastor, St. Boniface, New Haven

Pastor, St. Matthew, Forestville

Administrator, Holy Trinity, Wallingford

Pastor, Holy Trinity, Wallingford

Administrator, St. Clare, East Haven

Pastor, St. Clare, East Haven

Pastor Emeritus, St. Joseph, Meriden

Pastor Emeritus, assisting in various parishes

Retired, 11/1/1987

Died 1/25/1993

 

Kensington

St. Paul

Paul, Raymond – Ordination 5/19/1955

Assistant Pastor, St. Paul, Kensington

Assistant Pastor, St. Thomas, Waterbury

Assistant Pastor, St. Barnabas, North Haven

Temp. Chaplain, St. Mary Hospital, Waterbury

Chaplain, St. Mary Hospital, Waterbury

Assistant Pastor, St. Augustine, North Branford

Assistant Pastor, St. George, Guilford

Assistant Pastor, St. Augustine, Seymour

Assistant Pastor, Holy Rosary, Ansonia

Removed from ministry, 2/21/1996

Died, 7/4/2008

 

New Britain

Holy Cross

Przybylo, William – Ordination 5/23/1968

Temp. Assistant, St. Bernard, Sharon

Assistant Pastor, SS. Peter & Paul, Wallingford

Assistant Pastor, St. Mary, Derby

Assistant Pastor, Holy Cross, New Britain

Spiritual Director, St. Paul High School, Bristol

Vice principal, St. Thomas Aquinas High School, New Britain

Principal, St. Thomas Aquinas High School, New Britain

Pastor, SS. Cyril & Methodius, Hartford

Removed from ministry, 9/22/2008

Sentenced to a life of “prayer and penance” by the Holy See in Rome, 10/21/2015

 

Renkiewicz, Adolph – Ordination 5/10/1956

Assistant Pastor, Sacred Heart, New Britain

Assistant Pastor, St. Ann, Devon

Assistant Pastor, St. Casimir, Terryville

Assistant Pastor, Immaculate Conception, Southington

Assistant Pastor, Holy Cross, New Britain

Pastor, St. Adalbert, Enfield

Pastor, St. Stanislaus, Meriden

On Leave, Holy Family Monastery

Chaplain, with ministry restricted exclusively to the Felician Sisters Motherhouse, Enfield

Died 8/17/2015

 

Werpechowski, Felix – Ordination 5/25/1929

Assistant Pastor, St. Augustine, South Glastonbury

Assistant Pastor, St. Mary Church, Middletown

Assistant Pastor, Holy Cross, New Britain

Assistant Pastor, Holy Name, Stamford

Assistant Pastor, St. Hedwig, Union City

Chaplain, US Army

Assistant Pastor, Holy Name, Stamford

Assistant Pastor, St. Thomas, Thomaston

Pastor, St. Paul, Greenwich

Pastor, Holy Name, Stamford

Retired, 5/31/1971

Died 1/22/1972 before any claims against him were received

 

Sacred Heart 

Renkiewicz, Adolph – Ordination 5/10/1956

Assistant Pastor, Sacred Heart, New Britain

Assistant Pastor, St. Ann, Devon

Assistant Pastor, St. Casimir, Terryville

Assistant Pastor, Immaculate Conception, Southington

Assistant Pastor, Holy Cross, New Britain

Pastor, St. Adalbert, Enfield

Pastor, St. Stanislaus, Meriden

On Leave, Holy Family Monastery

Chaplain, with ministry restricted exclusively to the Felician Sisters Motherhouse, Enfield

Died 8/17/2015

 

St. Ann

Lacy, Joseph – Ordination 3/19/1938

Assistant Pastor, St. Ann, New Britain

Chaplain, United States Army

Student in Rome

Chaplain, St. Agnes Home, West Hartford

 

Paturzo, Louis – Ordination 5/26/1973

Assistant Pastor, Sacred Heart, Waterbury

Assistant Pastor, Blessed Sacrament, Hamden

Assistant Pastor, Sacred Heart, Hartford

Temp. Administrator, Sacred Heart, Hartford

Assistant Pastor, St. Augustine, Hartford

Temp. Administrator, St. John Evangelist, West Hartford

On Leave, Two Months

Assistant Pastor, St Lawrence O’Toole, Hartford

Assistant Pastor, St. Ann, New Britain

Assistant Pastor, St. Joseph & St. Anthony, Bristol

Chaplain, State of CT Department of Corrections

Removed from ministry in 2002

Laicized in 2008

 

St. Francis of Assisi

Raffaeta, George – Ordination 5/10/1956

Temp. Administrator, Immaculate Conception, New Hartford

Assistant Pastor, Our Lady of Lourdes, Waterbury

Assistant Pastor, St. Bernard, Hazardville

Assistant Pastor, St. Mary, Derby

Chaplain, Hartford Hospital, Hartford

Temp. Administrator, St. Monica, Northford

Assistant Pastor, St. George, Guilford

Assistant Pastor, St. Augustine, Seymour

Pastor, Holy Infant, Orange

Pastor, Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Meriden

Pastor, St. Clare, East Haven

Pastor Emeritus, St. Francis, New Britain

Pastor Emeritus, St. Paul, West Haven

Pastor Emeritus, St. Agnes, Woodmont

Retired, 1/1/2001

Removed from ministry, 5/23/2002

Died 5/26/2010

 

Shiner, Kenneth – Ordination 5/22/1971

Assistant, Cathedral of St. Joseph, Hartford

Assistant Pastor, St. Brigid, Elmwood

Assistant Pastor, Our Lady of Fatima, Yalesville

Co-Pastor, St. Francis of Assisi, New Britain

Pastor, St. Elizabeth, Branford

Pastor, St. Mary, Unionville

Resigned Pastorate 10/30/2000

Removed from ministry, 6/25/2001

Laicized 4/29/2016.

 

St. Joseph/St. Maurice

Tissera, (Wamakulasuriya) Edward – Ordination 1/22/1989

Priest of the Diocese of Chilaw, Sri Lanka

Assistant Pastor, St. Peter Claver, West Hartford

Assistant Pastor, St. Martha, Enfield

Assistant Pastor, St. Joseph, New Britain

Assistant Pastor, St. Joseph/St. Maurice, New Britain

Assistant Pastor, St. Patrick/St. Joseph, Waterbury

Administrator, St. Bernard, Tariffville

Incardinated (became a priest of the Archdiocese of Hartford) 9/29/2010

Removed from ministry, 7/21/2011

Laicized, 5/29/2018

 

St. Mary

Shea, Robert E. – Ordination 5/22/1941

Assistant, St. Mary, Portland

Assistant, St. Patrick, Thompsonville

Assistant, St. Mary, New Britain

Assistant, St. Patrick, Waterbury

Pastor, St. Patrick, Waterbury

Retired 7/1/1992

Died 6/21/1995 before any claims against him were received

 

St. Thomas Aquinas High School

Przybylo, William – Ordination 5/23/1968

Temp. Assistant, St. Bernard, Sharon

Assistant Pastor, SS. Peter & Paul, Wallingford

Assistant Pastor, St. Mary, Derby

Assistant Pastor, Holy Cross, New Britain

Spiritual Director, St. Paul High School, Bristol

Vice principal, St. Thomas Aquinas High School, New Britain

Principal, St. Thomas Aquinas High School, New Britain

Pastor, SS. Cyril & Methodius, Hartford

Removed from ministry, 9/22/2008

Sentenced to a life of “prayer and penance” by the Holy See in Rome, 10/21/2015

 

Newington

St. Mary

Buckley, Joseph – Ordination 5/21/1932

Assistant Pastor, St. Vincent, East Haven

Assistant Pastor, St. Agnes, Niantic

Pastor, St. Therese, Stony Creek (Branford)

Administrator, St. Mary, Newington

Pastor, St. Mary, Newington

Retired 5/14/1970

Died in 1975 before the single claim against him was received in 2003.

 

Muha, Edward – Ordination 12/22/1945

Assistant Pastor, St. Mary, Newington

Assistant Pastor, SS Cyril and Methodius, Bridgeport

Assistant Pastor, Our Lady of Mercy, Plainville

Assistant Pastor, St. Michael, Waterville

Assistant Pastor, St. Francis, New Haven

Pastor, Immaculate Conception, Terryville

Pastor Emeritus, Immaculate Conception, Terryville

Died 2/11/2002 before the single claim against him was received in 2004

 

O’Connor, John T. – Ordination 6/29/1946

Assistant Pastor, St. Thomas, Southington

Assistant Pastor, St. Francis, Torrington

Assistant Pastor, St. Mary, Newington

Pastor, Holy Spirit, Newington

Pastor Emeritus, St. Dominic, Southington

Died 12/1/2003 before any claims against him were received

 

Holy Spirit

O’Connor, John T. – Ordination 6/29/1946

Assistant Pastor, St. Thomas, Southington

Assistant Pastor, St. Francis, Torrington

Assistant Pastor, St. Mary, Newington

Pastor, Holy Spirit, Newington

Pastor Emeritus, St. Dominic, Southington

Died 12/1/2003 before any claims against him were received

 

Zizka, Peter – Ordination 5/24/1975

Assistant Pastor, Holy Spirit, Newington

Chaplain, Connecticut National Guard

Assistant Pastor, St. Paul, Glastonbury

Assistant Pastor, St. Margaret Mary, South Windsor

Co-Pastor, St. Margaret Mary, South Windsor

Assistant Pastor, St. Joseph, Suffield

Pastor, St. Isaac Jogues, East Hartford

Temporary Assistant, St. Bridget, Cheshire

Temporary Assistant, St. Jude, Derby

Pastor, St. Bartholomew, Manchester

Removed from ministry, 3/19/1999

Laicized in 2001

 

Plainville

Our Lady of Mercy

McGann, Richard – Ordination 5/23/1970

Assistant Pastor, St. Gregory, Bristol

Chaplain, Hartford Hospital

Director Pastoral Ministry, St. Paul High School, Bristol

Pastor, Our Lady of Mercy, Plainville

Removed from ministry, 6/14/2005

Sentenced to a life of “prayer and penance” by the Holy See in Rome, 5/24/2016

 

Muha, Edward – Ordination 12/22/1945

Assistant Pastor, St. Mary, Newington

Assistant Pastor, SS Cyril and Methodius, Bridgeport

Assistant Pastor, Our Lady of Mercy, Plainville

Assistant Pastor, St. Michael, Waterville

Assistant Pastor, St. Francis, New Haven

Pastor, Immaculate Conception, Terryville

Pastor Emeritus, Immaculate Conception, Terryville

Died 2/11/2002 before the single claim against him was received in 2004

 

Southington

Immaculate Conception

Renkiewicz, Adolph – Ordination 5/10/1956

Assistant Pastor, Sacred Heart, New Britain

Assistant Pastor, St. Ann, Devon

Assistant Pastor, St. Casimir, Terryville

Assistant Pastor, Immaculate Conception, Southington

Assistant Pastor, Holy Cross, New Britain

Pastor, St. Adalbert, Enfield

Pastor, St. Stanislaus, Meriden

On Leave, Holy Family Monastery

Chaplain, with ministry restricted exclusively to the Felician Sisters Motherhouse, Enfield

Died 8/17/2015

 

St. Dominic

O’Connor, John T. – Ordination 6/29/1946

Assistant Pastor, St. Thomas, Southington

Assistant Pastor, St. Francis, Torrington

Assistant Pastor, St. Mary, Newington

Pastor, Holy Spirit, Newington

Pastor Emeritus, St. Dominic, Southington

Died 12/1/2003 before any claims against him were received

 

St. Thomas

O’Connor, John T. – Ordination 6/29/1946

Assistant Pastor, St. Thomas, Southington

Assistant Pastor, St. Francis, Torrington

Assistant Pastor, St. Mary, Newington

Pastor, Holy Spirit, Newington

Pastor Emeritus, St. Dominic, Southington

Died 12/1/2003 before any claims against him were received

 

Terryville

Immaculate Conception

Muha, Edward – Ordination 12/22/1945

Assistant Pastor, St. Mary, Newington

Assistant Pastor, SS Cyril and Methodius, Bridgeport

Assistant Pastor, Our Lady of Mercy, Plainville

Assistant Pastor, St. Michael, Waterville

Assistant Pastor, St. Francis, New Haven

Pastor, Immaculate Conception, Terryville

Pastor Emeritus, Immaculate Conception, Terryville

Died 2/11/2002 before the single claim against him was received in 2004

 

St. Casimir

Renkiewicz, Adolph – Ordination 5/10/1956

Assistant Pastor, Sacred Heart, New Britain

Assistant Pastor, St. Ann, Devon

Assistant Pastor, St. Casimir, Terryville

Assistant Pastor, Immaculate Conception, Southington

Assistant Pastor, Holy Cross, New Britain

Pastor, St. Adalbert, Enfield

Pastor, St. Stanislaus, Meriden

On Leave, Holy Family Monastery

Chaplain, with ministry restricted exclusively to the Felician Sisters Motherhouse, Enfield

Died 8/17/2015

 

Wethersfield

Church of the Incarnacion

Altermatt, Gregory – Ordination 3/27/1976

Assistant Pastor, Incarnation, Wethersfield

Assistant Pastor, St. Timothy, West Hartford

Assistant Pastor, St. Ann, Waterbury

Chaplain, St. Mary Hospital, Waterbury

In residence, Our Lady of Victory, West Haven

Chaplain, St. Raphael Hospital, New Haven

Removed from ministry, 2/3/2012

A civil case is pending.

 

Corpus Christi School

Glynn, Thomas – Ordination 6/29/1938

Assistant Pastor, Sacred Heart, Wethersfield

Assistant Pastor, Corpus Christi, Wethersfield

Chaplain, United States Navy,

Instructor, Mt. St. Joseph Academy, West Hartford

Chaplain, House of Good Shepherd, Hartford

Pastor, St. Boniface, New Haven

Pastor, St. Matthew, Forestville

Administrator, Holy Trinity, Wallingford

Pastor, Holy Trinity, Wallingford

Administrator, St. Clare, East Haven

Pastor, St. Clare, East Haven

Pastor Emeritus, St. Joseph, Meriden

Pastor Emeritus, assisting in various parishes

Retired, 11/1/1987

Died 1/25/1993

 

Sacred Heart

Doyle, Robert – Ordination 5/30/1935

Assistant Pastor, St Peter, Hartford

Associate Superintendent, Diocesan Office of Schools

Superintendent of Schools

Pastor, St. Augustine, Hartford

Pastor, Sacred Heart, Wethersfield

Died 12/18/1975 before the single claim against him was received in 2009

 

Glynn, Thomas – Ordination 6/29/1938

Assistant Pastor, Sacred Heart, Wethersfield

Assistant Pastor, Corpus Christi, Wethersfield

Chaplain, United States Navy,

Instructor, Mt. St. Joseph Academy, West Hartford

Chaplain, House of Good Shepherd, Hartford

Pastor, St. Boniface, New Haven

Pastor, St. Matthew, Forestville

Administrator, Holy Trinity, Wallingford

Pastor, Holy Trinity, Wallingford

Administrator, St. Clare, East Haven

Pastor, St. Clare, East Haven

Pastor Emeritus, St. Joseph, Meriden

Pastor Emeritus, assisting in various parishes

Retired, 11/1/1987

Died 1/25/1993



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