Fr. Michael Ellifritz

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Ordained: 1967
Status: Accused

Diocese: Diocese of Columbus OH

Retired in 2002 for “health reasons.” Ellifritz had acknowledged improper contact with a boy between late 1970s-early 1980s. Diocese had known of allegations for some time and Ellifritz had been under supervision for years. Laicization announced 2/18/05.

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