Fr. Thomas J. Brosmer

Ordained: 1969
Status: Accused

Diocese: Diocese of Columbus OH

Removed in 7/12 from assignment at St. Cecelia in Columbus after a recent allegation that he had abused a boy, age 11, at St. Nicholas in Zanesville 1969-73. Also a teacher at Bishop Rosecrans High School during that time. Police and review board notified. Review board found allegations credible. No criminal charges filed due to the statute of limitations. Diocesan investigation was to continue. Brosmer died 6/22/20.

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