Fr. Henry F. Angelino

Ordained: 1943
Status: Arrested

Died: 08/30/1986
Diocese: Diocese of Fresno CA

Named publicly as credibly accused on the Fresno diocese’s list in 2021. Ordained for the Diocese of Monterey-Fresno. Noted to have left the diocese in 1952. The 1954 Official Catholic Directory (which reflects 1953-54) shows Angelino as a priest of the Monterey-Fresno diocese, retired. The following year he is indexed as a U.S. Army chaplain. Per news articles in April 1952, Angelino was arrested and charged on two counts of “immoral conduct” with a boy, and admitted to “improper conduct” with two boys for over more than a year. He was pastor of Sacred Heart in Merced at the time. In 1977 a news piece shows that Angelino was appointed by the Orthodox Roman Catholic Movement to Our Lady of the Rosary Chapel in Walnut Creek CA. Angelino died in 1986.

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