Fr. Thomas Garthwaite

Ordained: 1955
Status: Sued

Died: 04/7/2021
Diocese: Diocese of La Crosse WI

Accused in 1991 of ‘sexual misconduct’ with a 14-year-old girl in Marshfield beginning in 1963 and lasting through 1966. Trial set for 1992. Dismissed on statute of limitations. Included on the diocese’s list 1/18/20. Multiple substantiated allegations noted. Removed from ministry 1/12/04. Died in 4/21.

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