Fr. Ronald P. Frederick

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Ordained: 1969
Status: Settled

Died: 05/18/1999
Diocese: Diocese of Rochester NY

Reportedly in 2019, Frederick was accused in a lawsuit filed in 1997 of sexually abusing a boy in 1990. The abuse allegedly occurred during an overnight trip to Niagara Falls. Frederick was assigned at the time to St. Mary’s in Canandaigua. The suit was settled shortly before Frederick died in 1999.

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