Fr. Juan Alers

Ordained: 1969
Status: Accused

Died: 02/1/2011
Diocese: Diocese of Lake Charles LA

Ordained for the Archdiocese of San Juan in Puerto Rico. Arrived in the Lake Charles diocese in 1987 from the Diocese of Orlando. Named publicly as accused by the Lake Charles diocese on its list 4/11/19. Accused of sexual misconduct with minors 1980-85 in Puerto Rico where he had taught for 14 years at Catholic University, was diocesan vocations director, Catholic charities director and the diocese’s chancellor. The Diocese of Lake Charles received the allegation in 1997. Alers was removed from ministry in 2002. Died in 2011.


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