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Fr. Rene Astruc

Order: SJ
Ordained: 1954
Status: Accused

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

From France.Two or more pending claims against Astruc shown in bankruptcy reorganization documents for Fairbanks diocese 1/25/10. Per the Jesuits West Province 12/7/18 list, Astruc sexually abused teenage girls over three decades in remote Native schools and orphanages where he worked. He died 6/28/2002. On the Anchorage archdiocese's list 1/16/20. It notes sexual misconduct with a minor in 1976 and vulnerable adult, and that he lived at the Jesuit residence in Anchorage 1971-96.

Fr. John B. Baud

Ordained: 1932
Status: Accused

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

Native of France, became U.S. citizen in 1926. Spent three decades in Nulato AK mission, with shorter stints at Copper Valley School in Glenallen, then in St. Mary's, Kodiak and Ketchikan. Died in 1968. Baud's name is on the Fairbanks diocese's list of "admitted, proven or credibly accused perpetrators of sexual abuse," with one known complaint against him.

Br. Robert Benish

Order: SJ
Status: Accused

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

Vows as Jesuit brother in 1943. Assigned in Alaska 1946-89. Died in Spokane 4/24/91.Two or more pending claims against Benish shown in bankruptcy reorganization documents for Fairbanks Diocese 1/25/10. On Jesuit West Province's list 12/7/18. It notes allegations in 2008 of abuse in 1954 and 1961-62. Worked at St. Mary's Mission in Akulurak, AK during the time of the alleged abuse.

Fr. Jules Convert

Order: SJ
Ordained: 1940
Status: Settled

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

Ordained in France. Worked in AK 1942-78. Returned to France in 1979. Multiple allegations, spanning most of the length of his career. Died 7/28/95. In 2003 8 men filed suit alleging abuse from 1955 to about 1977. Most settled claims against order but claims against diocese pending in 2003. Two settled completely and other plaintiffs joined the case. Total of 16-18 plaintiffs made accusations. AK Supreme Court ruled 8/06 that case could proceed. Claims included in 11/07 settlement with Jesuits. Another 19 claims settled 3/11 as part of Jesuit settlement. On Jesuit West Province list 12/7/18.

Fr. Robert F. Corrigal

Order: SJ
Ordained: 1959
Status: Accused

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

From Alaska, where he spent his priesthood. Left the priesthood in 1979. Started a counseling program for native Alaskans and later worked for the housing authority in Anchorage. Returned to the Jesuits when he became terminally ill. Died 5/20/88. One pending claim against Corrigal is shown in bankruptcy reorganization documents for the Fairbanks diocese 1/25/10. On the Jesuit West Province list 12/7/18. It notes claims reported in 2009 of abuse in 1959 and 1968-72.

Fr. Francis A. Cowgill

Ordained: 1952
Status: Accused

Diocese: Archdiocese of Anchorage-Juneau AK

Named among seven clerics by the Juneau diocese in 8/19 as having allegations of sexual misconduct against them involving minors or vulnerable adults. Monsignor. Sexual misconduct with minors 1956-64 alleged. Died 10/16/2000. Included on the Anchorage archdiocese's list 1/16/20, where he was assigned 1966-2000.

Fr. Dominic De Domenico

Order: OP
Ordained: 1966
Status: Accused

Diocese: Archdiocese of Anchorage-Juneau AK

Reportedly in 2005, De Domenico was accused of a manipulative relationship with a girl in Anchorage, with the crossing of sexual boundaries when she was age15 in the mid-1970s, then kissing and fondling beginning when she was age 16 and continuing into adulthood. De Domenico was in the archdiocese 1976-81. The archdiocese knew in at least 1987. The Dominicans' Sexual Misconduct Committee recommended his return to ministry. In 2005 he was not in public ministry and was living at a Dominican seminary in Oakland, CA. Also worked in the Oakland Diocese.

Fr. Norman E. Donohue

Order: SJ
Ordained: 1939
Status: Sued

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

Worked in AK 1941-1983. Died 10/24/83. Two men filed suit against diocese and Jesuits 9/06 alleging abuse by Donohue 1967-73 in Nulato, AK. Also named in some of 43 civil suits filed 1/09 which alleged Jesuits knew of abuse over the years and did nothing. Two or more pending claims shown in bankruptcy reorganization documents for Fairbanks Diocese 1/25/10. On Jesuit West Province list 12/7/18. It notes claims of abuse 1971-72 reported to the order in 2006 and 2009.

Fr. George S. Endal

Order: SJ
Ordained: 1932
Status: Settled

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

Spent most of priesthood in AK. Died 11/15/96. Accused in a 2005 lawsuit of sexually abusing a girl over a 3-year period, beginning in 1966 when she was age 9. Two men joined suit 2/06. Endal was supervisor of two other accused Jesuits, Lundowski and Smario. Did not act when he received complaints against them. Claims included in 11/07 settlement with the Jesuits. In 1/09 43 suits filed against Jesuits; many named Endal as abuser. Two or more pending claims in bankruptcy reorganization docs for Fairbanks Diocese 1/25/10. On Jesuit West Province list 12/7/18. It notes allegations of abuse 1955-60, 1964-68, 1973-76 and 1978-82, reported in 2004, 2008 and 2009.

Fr. Andrew M. Eordogh

Order: SJ
Ordained: 1959
Status: Settled

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

From Hungary. Assigned to parish work in Canada for several years, spent 1966-71 in Alaska, then back to Canada. Returned to Hungary in 1991. In 2008 returned to Canada, where he died 4/11/20 at age 92. Accused in a 2006 lawsuit of abuse of a boy beginning in the late 1960s when the boy was age 4, in the village of Holy Cross in Alaska. Claims included in 11/07 settlement with the Jesuits. One pending claim shown in bankruptcy reorganization documents for Fairbanks Diocese 1/25/10. On the Jesuit West Province list 12/7/18. It notes a report in 2006 of alleged abuse of a minor 1967-70.

Fr. Francis J. Fallert

Ordained: 1952
Status: Sued

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

Spent most of priesthood in AK. Died 6/2/90. Plaintiffs filed 43 suits 1/09 against Jesuits and former provincial alleging that order knew of abusive priests in Alaska and did nothing to stop them. One woman in the suit alleged abuse by Fallert at St. Michael's 1956-57. Two or more pending claims shown in bankruptcy reorganization documents for Fairbanks Diocese 1/25/10. On Jesuits West Province list 12/7/18. It notes claims reported in 2009 of abuse 1956-57 and 1968-72.

Fr. John P. Fox

Order: SJ
Ordained: 1927
Status: Accused

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

One pending claim against Fox shown in bankruptcy reorganization documents for Fairbanks diocese 1/25/10. Worked in Hooper Bay parish 1931-46 and in Pilot Station parish 1946-65. Assigned to St. Mary's Mission under accused priest James Poole 1963-64. Died 5/6/83. On Jesuits West Province list 12/7/18. It notes claims in 2009 of abuse 1951-55, 1956-59 and 1963. Stationed during those years in Mountain Village (Pilot Station was one of its mission), Holy Cross Mission and St. Mary's.

Fr. Harold J. Greif

Order: SJ
Ordained: 1940
Status: Accused

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

Assigned to AK 1948-80. Died 10/28/91 at age 92 in Spokane, WA. Two or more pending claims against Greif shown in bankruptcy reorganization documents for Fairbanks Diocese 1/25/10. Known to have worked with accused priests George Endal and James Poole. On the Jesuits West Province list 12/7/18. It notes claims in 2009 of abuse 1950-54, 1960, 1978 and 1981.

Fr. Javier R. Gutierrez

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Ordained: 1983
Status: None

Diocese: Archdiocese of Anchorage-Juneau AK

From Mexico. Ordained for the Juneau diocese. Accused of several incidents of inappropriate sexual behavior, mostly remarks, involving minors and vulnerable adults 1983-88. Sent to work in Tijuana, Mexico after treatment by the Paracletes in Jemez Springs, NM. Faculties withdrawn in 7/02 by Bishop Warfel. Accused by a woman in a 2009 lawsuit of molesting her when she was in elementary school. Suit dismissed on SOL. Laicized in 2018.

Fr. Henry G. Hargreaves

Order: SJ
Ordained: 1947
Status: Settled

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

Spent priesthood in AK. Removed from parish in Bethel, AK and sent for evaluation after a woman in her 60s said he made improper advances toward her. Moved to Jesuits' Regis Community in Spokane, WA. Named in 11/07 settlement between Jesuits and 110 plaintiffs. In 1/09, 43 plaintiffs in AK sued order and Seattle U. Pres. Rev. S. Sundborg, alleging Sundborg knew about abuse by Hargreaves and others but no action. Two or more pending claims shown in bankruptcy reorganizatino docs for Fairbanks diocese 1/25/10. Died 02/22/13. On Jesuits West Province list 12/7/18. It notes claims in 2008 and 2009 of sexual abuse of a minor 1958-64, 1965-66, 1967-69, 1974, 1985 and 1990-92. Allegedly raped boys as young as age 5.

Fr. Thomas J. Hatrel

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Ordained: 1952
Status: Settled

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

In 10/07 Hatrel was added as a defendant in existing litigation in Fairbanks. Alleged to have abused 1985-87 while at St. Ignatius parish in Alakanuk, AK. Died 05/07/88. Claims included in 11/07 settlement with the Jesuits. On the Jesuits Central and Southern Province list 12/7/18. It notes allegations received after Hatrel's death.

Fr. J. Michael Hornick

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Ordained: 1969
Status: Accused

Diocese: Archdiocese of Anchorage-Juneau AK

First incident of inappropriate behavior with a woman in 1997 resulted in treatment. Resigned in 2009 as pastor of St. Nicholas of Myra Byzantine Catholic Church (part of Van Nuys Eparchy based in Phoenix) after a second woman came forward. A third accusation surfaced in 2011. Two of the women were considered "vulnerable adults". After news released, two other women alleged abuse as children. Hornick 'vehemently' denied allegations. Laicization announced 4/29/15. Archdiocese stated that it was aware of seven women with complaints against Hornick. Included on archdiocese's list 1/16/20, noting "sexual misconduct involving minors and vulnerable adults 1970s-2000s."

Fr. Patrick M. Hurley

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Order: OSB
Ordained: 1976
Status: Accused

Diocese: Archdiocese of Anchorage-Juneau AK

Named among seven clerics by the diocese in 8/19 as having allegations of sexual misconduct against them involving minors or vulnerable adults. Allegedly involved in sexual misconduct with minors 1984-85. Assigned to the diocese 1983 until returning to his order in 1985. Assigned to St. Elizabeth parish in Linden, NJ when arrested in 11/91, charged with buying cocaine. Sent to the midwest for treatment. Returned to ministry.

Fr. James E. Jacobson

Order: SJ
Ordained: 1959
Status: Settled

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

Accused of raping two girls and fathering sons in in 1966 and 1975. One of the women and both adult children filed suit in 2005 against the Jesuits and Jacobson in an attempt to collect past child support. A 2006 suit claimed he also raped a 16-year-old girl in another village. Order knew in 1967 of "very serious moral charges" against him. Suits settled 3/07 for $1.96M. Other claims settled 11/07 with Jesuits. Two or more pending claims shown in bankruptcy reorganization docs for Fairbanks diocese 1/25/10. Died 7/18/17. On Jesuit West Province list 12/7/18. It notes abuse 1968-70 and 1969-71, reported 2004, 2007 and 2009.

Br. Ignatius J. Jakes

Order: SJ
Status: Settled

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

Inupiat Eskimo. In 9/06 three women filed civil suit against the diocese and Jesuits claiming abuse by Jakes in the 1980s. He died in 8/23/99. Claims included in 11/07 settlement with the Jesuits. He is referred to as a volunteer. Two or more pending claims shown in bankruptcy reorganization documents for Fairbanks diocese 1/25/10. They refer to him as a Brother. On Jesuits West Province list 12/7/18. It notes reports in 2006, 2008 and 2009 of abuse 1975-76, 1978-82 and 1987.

Fr. Clint Landry

Ordained: 2011
Status: Convicted

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

Suspended from post as priest of Sacred Heart Cathedral in Fairbanks 5/23/14 for "revelations of internet computer misconduct." Pled guilty 3/11/15 to one count of attempted coercion and enticement of a minor after child porn and sexually explicit instant messages were found on Landry's computer. Paid a teenage boy in the Philippines to view live transmission of a minor engaging in sexual activity. Was longtime schoolteacher in New Orleans LA; arrived in Fairbanks 2009. Sentenced 6/15 to 10 yrs prison, followed by lifetime of supervised release.

Fr. James R. Laudwein

Order: SJ
Ordained: 1962
Status: Settled

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

Accused in a 2005 lawsuit of molesting a 14-year-old Eskimo girl in 1980. Laudwein denied the accusations. He was working in the Archdiocese of Portland in a ministry for the poor when the lawsuit was filed. Placed on leave. Claims included in 11/07 settlement with Jesuits. One pending claim shown in bankruptcy reorganization documents for Fairbanks Diocese 1/25/10. On the Anchorage archdiocese's list 1/16/20, noting sexual misconduct with vulnerable adults in 1989.

Fr. Paul H. Linssen

Ordained: 1950
Status: Accused

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

Native of Holland. Pastor in Hamilton before becoming assistant pastor in Tununak in 1956. Worked in Alaska at least from 1952-1960. Died 9/21/1960 when his boat was caught in off-shore storm after leaving Bethel to make a supply trip to Nelson Island. One pending claim against Linssen shown in bankruptcy reorganization documents for Fairbanks diocese 1/25/10. On Jesuits West list 12/7/18. It notes claims in 2008 of abuse in 1959.

Fr. Segundo Llorente

Order: SJ
Ordained: 1934
Status: Settled

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

From Spain. Spent 40 years working in remote Alaskan villages. Later worked in the Yakima diocese, then in the Boise City diocese. Accused in a 12/04 lawsuit of abuse 1956-1957 by one plaintiff. Another plaintiff added to suit 8/05. Died 1/26/89. Claims included in 11/07 settlement with the Jesuits. Two or more pending claims shown in bankruptcy reorganization documents for Fairbanks Diocese 1/25/10. On the Jesuits West list 12/7/18. It notes reports in 2005, 2008 and 2009 of abuse 1962-63, and the mid-1960s.

Deacon Joseph C. Lundowski

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Order: SJ
Status: Settled

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

Sued in 2004. Accused of abuse of as many as 59 youths in villages in Alaska, including Hooper Bay, Stebbins and St. Michael, in the 1960s and 1970s. Jesuits claim he was a volunteer and not a deacon, brother or priest. Claims relating to him were included in 11/07 settlement with Jesuits. Died 1996 in Chicago. Multiple claims in 2008 after Diocese filed Bankruptcy. In 1/09 plaintiffs filed 43 civil suits against Jesuits. Many named Lundowski as abuser.

Fr. Richard L. McCaffrey

Ordained: 1973
Status: Sued

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

Accused in 2005 of abuse of three girls in about 1981. Placed on permanent leave when bishop deemed allegations credible. Civil suit filed by one of the accusers 8/05. Second accuser joined the suit 10/05. Two or more pending claims shown in bankruptcy reorganization documents for Fairbanks diocese 1/25/10. On the Jesuits West list 12/7/18 (name misspelled McCaffery). It notes reports in 2005, 2007 and 2008 of abuse 1978-79, 1979-81 and 1992-96. Living in Colombiere Jesuit Community in Portland, OR when he died 5/7/06. His status at the time of his death was "awaiting assignment," per the Jesuits West list. On the Jesuits Northeast Province list 1/15/19.

Fr. William T. McIntyre

Ordained: 1943
Status: Accused

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

Spent almost 40 years of his priesthood in Alaska. Died in Seattle WA 8/27/83. Two or more pending claims against McIntyre shown in bankruptcy reorganization documents for the Fairbanks diocese 1/25/10. On the Jesuits West Province list 12/7/18. It notes claims in 2009 of abuse 1958-59. Assigned 1954-59 to St. Francis Xavier Mission in Kotzebue.

Fr. Bernard Francis McMeel

Order: SJ
Ordained: 1954
Status: Sued

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

Known as "Fr. Barney." Worked in AK 1955-78. Accused in 2006 suit of abusing a child 1967-70 , ages 4-7. Suit claims he was transferred out of Alaska in 1978 after the order learned he had abused a child. He was assigned to the mission church on an Indian reservation in Great Falls, MT 1978 until his death 1/6/94. Claims included in 11/07 settlement with Jesuits. One pending claim shown in bankruptcy reorganization documents for Fairbanks diocese 1/25/10. On Great Falls-Billings list 8/21/18. On Jesuits West list 12/7/18. It notes sex abuse of a minor in 1977, reported in 1978.

Br. John McMuldren

Order: CSC
Status: Accused

Diocese: Archdiocese of Anchorage-Juneau AK

In 1995 three brothers alleged abuse by McMuldren in 1985 at a camp he ran for the Archdiocese of Anchorage. McMuldren denied the charges. Archbishop Hurley declared him innocent after an investigation. Transferred to Tyler TX Diocese in 1992. Worked on the Diocesan Pastoral Council and as Director of Guidance and Counseling during the 2003-2004 school year for Bishop T. K. Gorman Catholic School. As of 3/08 he was activities director of Holy Cross Village at Notre Dame.

Fr. Gabriel M. Menager

Order: SJ
Ordained: 1927
Status: Accused

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

As part of Section 13.1, Non-Monetary Commitments, of the Society of Jesus, Oregon Province, Reorganization Plan (7/18/11) the province agreed to post on its website the names of all members of the province who are identified as perpetrators of sexual abuse in proofs of claims filed in the bankruptcy case, and who have not denied the allegation. Gabriel Menager is included on this list. Worked in Alaska and Montana. Died 7/28/66. On the Jesuits West Province list 12/7/18. It notes claims in 2009 of sexual abuse of a minor, year unknown.

Fr. Cornelius K. Murphy

Order: SJ
Ordained: 1945
Status: Accused

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

One pending claim against Murphy shown in bankruptcy reorganization documents for Fairbanks Diocese 1/25/10. Spent his priesthood in Alaska. Died 4/16/82. On the Jesuits West Province list 12/7/18. It notes claims in 2009 of abuse 1964-67.

Fr. Francis A. Murphy

Ordained: 1957
Status: Settled

Diocese: Archdiocese of Anchorage-Juneau AK

Excardinated from Boston to Anchorage in 1964. Left Alaska in mid-1980s for alcoholism treatment. Reports of child sexual abuse involving at least 5 boys and pornography began to surface about same time. Worked in Boston after treatment. Boston personnel file released in 2003 included 1985 police report. Removed in 1995. Five plaintiffs got $1.4M from Anchorage settlement 8/06. Retired to Cuba, NM in the Gallup diocese in 1997; not given faculties. See also Boston AD database file from 8/11. Died in 2012. Included on the Anchorage archdiocese's list 1/16/20, noting sexual misconduct with minors 1966-79.

Fr. Michael Patrick Nash

Ordained: 1980
Status: None

Diocese: Archdiocese of Anchorage-Juneau AK

In 11/02 a man alleged abuse by Nash at ages 11-15 during 1979-82. Other allegations arose during review board's investigation. Nash denied all allegations. Personnel files revealed late Bishop Kenny expressed "concern" from a family in 1990. Diocese settled for $175,740 in 2004 with the man who came forward in 2002. Laicized 2005. Iowa Supreme Court ruled 9/07 that Nash be allowed to join the Iowa Bar. Admitted to the AK bar in 2008 and returned to AK to practice law in 2011. Married a woman in 2014. Nash died in a plane crash at age 68 on 7/11/19.

Fr. Francis X. Nawn

Order: SJ
Ordained: 1951
Status: Settled

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

Accused in a 12/04 lawsuit of abusing a boy 1963-64. Eight more plaintiffs, including one woman, added in 2005. Claims included in 11/07 settlement with the Jesuits. No settlement with diocese. Accused of abuse of three in a 2009 civil suit against the order. Two or more pending claims shown in bankruptcy reorganization documents for Fairbanks diocese 1/25/10. On the Jesuits West Province list 12/7/18. It notes claims in 2005, 2006 and 2009 of abuse 1962-63. 1964-68, 1969-71, 1973-73, 1979-81 and 1986-88. Nawn died 10/01/92.

Fr. Paul Cornelius O’Connor

Order: SJ
Ordained: 1929
Status: Accused

Died: 03/8/1979
Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

One pending claim against O'Conner shown in bankruptcy reorganization documents for Fairbanks Diocese 1/25/10. Worked at Pilot Station 1931-33 and Hooper Bay 1946-53. On the Jesuits West Province list 12/7/18. It notes claims reported in 2009 of abuse 1951-55. O'Connor died 3/8/79.

Fr. Gerald J. Ornowski

Order: MIC
Ordained: 1962
Status: Sued

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

Suit filed against Ornowski and his Order in 5/09 alleged that he abused a young girl in the village of Stebbins at least three times 1990-94. Bishop removed him in 6/09 after learning of the suit. Order recalled him for testing and evaluation. Had worked at St. Mark's University Parish and Catholic Center at the University of Alaska Fairbanks since 1997. Ornowski denied the allegations. Suit dismissed by court in 5/10 after plaintiff withdrew her claims.

Fr. Edmund Penisten

Ordained: 2002
Status: Accused

Diocese: Archdiocese of Anchorage-Juneau AK

Named among seven clerics by the diocese in 8/19 as having allegations of sexual misconduct against them involving minors or vulnerable adults. Pastor of St. Gregory's in Sitka when alleged in 11/10 to have viewed child abuse images. Suspended. Law enforcement informed. Sent to treatment. Returned to ministry. Placed on leave in 5/19 after review by the diocese's Independent Commission.

Fr. James W. Plamondon

Order: SJ
Ordained: 1951
Status: Accused

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

Worked in AK 1953-72, in the Great Falls MT diocese 1972-74, spent a year in graduate school in Berkeley CA, then spent 1975-76 at a retreat house in the St. Paul-Minneapolis archdiocese. Name is included on updated Fairbanks diocese list of accused priests and religious with admitted, proven or credible accusations issued as part of bankruptcy procedure. One claim against him is shown. He left the priesthood in 1977 and married. He died 5/24/89.

Fr. James E. Poole

Order: SJ
Ordained: 1953
Status: Settled

Died: 03/28/2018
Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

Accused of abusing girls throughout career, beginning 1948. Spent most of priesthood in AK. Files show Jesuits knew of issues as early as 1960. Removed from longtime job at KNOM radio station (which he founded) 1988. Suit settled 2005. Admission. Multiple other suits pending in 2006. Another filed 2/07 against Jesuits for transferring Poole (with knowledge of his behavior) to Portland OR where he abused a girl in 1960s. Settlements 11/07, 2008, 3/11 and 2/14. Claims in Fairbanks Bankruptcy. Name included on Seattle archdiocese's list 1/15/16. Worked at Bellarmine Prep and St. Joseph's Hospital in Tacoma 1990-2003. Was retired to the Jesuits' Regis Community in Spokane in 2003. 'Permanent Prayer and Penance' status in 2016. Died 3/28/18. On Jesuits West Province list 12/7/18.

Br. Frederick Raehsler

Order: CSC
Status: Accused

Diocese: Archdiocese of Anchorage-Juneau AK

Joined the Holy Cross Brothers in WI in 1960. Named among seven clerics by the Juneau diocese in 8/19 as having allegations of sexual misconduct against them involving minors or vulnerable adults. Allegedly involved in sexual misconduct with a minor 1988-93. Worked in AK as a Physician Assistant and was involved with a Skagway parish. Returned to his order in 1993. Worked as a Physician's Assistant and/or nurse also in Blanchard, MI; South Bend, IN; and Wilkes Barre, PA.

Fr. Bradley R. Reynolds

Order: SJ
Ordained: 1977
Status: Settled

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

Reknowned photographer and writer. Frequently visited AK to visit and take photos, not formally assigned there. Often quoted as a spokesman for the Oregon Province. Worked at Seattle U. 1983-90. Suit filed 8/08 alleges Reynolds abused two boys, ages 9 and 11, at Toksook Bay at some point. Placed on leave in 8/08, investigated by the Order. Review Board deemed the allegations not credible. In 2004 another Jesuit, Rev. Dave Reynolds, SJ, had alerted leadership to sexual wrongdoing by Reynolds with young men and boys in the AK village. Sent for a psych eval. Two or more pending claims shown in bankruptcy reorganization documents for Fairbanks Diocese 1/25/10. Subsequently assigned to Gonzaga U. as Assistant Director of Campus Ministry. Requests made to Seattle Archbishop and Tacoma Bishop to remove his privileges. Quietly left Gonzaga at the end of the 2019 school year.

Fr. Charles A. Saalfeld

Order: SJ
Ordained: 1946
Status: Accused

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

Worked as a teacher in Tacoma and Yakima, WA as well as in the Diocese of Fairbanks, AK. One pending claim against Saalfeld shown in bankruptcy reorganization documents for Fairbanks diocese 1/25/10. On the Jesuits West Province list 12/15/18. It notes claims in 2009 of abuse 1974-78. Assigned during that time to Our Lay of the Snows in Nulato, AK. Died 03/05/78.

Deacon Anton Smario

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Order: OFM
Status: Settled

Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

Accused of molesting several girls when he was a "lay member" of Franciscans serving as a missionary on St. Michael Island in 1960s-'70s. He denied abuse but admitted being nude in front of girls occasionally. Sued by at least four of the girls in 2005. Claims included in 11/07 settlement with Jesuits. Plaintiffs filed 43 suits 1/09 alleging Jesuits had knowledge of abusive priests and did nothing. At least two named Smario. More claims filed 2010. In 3/11, 20 settled as part of massive settlement. Per Santa Barbara Province Franciscans on their list 5/31/19, Smario was a lay person, not a Franciscan friar.

Fr. Henry Leo Sweeney

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Status: Convicted

Diocese: Archdiocese of Anchorage-Juneau AK

Named among seven clerics by the diocese in 8/19 as having allegations of sexual misconduct against them involving minors or vulnerable adults. Convicted of assault with attempt to rape and contributing to the delinquency of a minor in 1952. Served time in federal prison. Returned to active ministry. Died in 1959.

Fr. Robert J. Wells

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Order: CSsR
Ordained: 1958
Status: Settled

Died: 04/20/1992
Diocese: Archdiocese of Anchorage-Juneau AK

Accused of abuse of a girl, ages 10-18. She notified the archdiocese in1992, shortly after Wells died. His name not made public until 2004. The woman filed suit 12/05 and her claims were Included in 8/06 settlement with the archdiocese. Included on the archdiocese list of credibly accused 1/16/20. It notes sexual misconduct with a minor 1977-86. Wells died in 1992.

Fr. John J. Wood

Order: SJ
Ordained: 1950
Status: Settled

Died: 03/11/1997
Diocese: Diocese of Fairbanks AK

Added as a defendant in existing litigation in 10/07. Accused of abuse in Chevak, AK. Worked in rural Alaska for approximately 12 years. Claims included in 11/07 settlement with Jesuits. One pending claim shown in bankruptcy reorganization documents for Fairbanks Diocese 1/25/10. Died 03/11/97.