Fr. Patrick Gleeson

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Ordained: 1943
Status: Settled

Died: 04/15/1991
Diocese: Diocese of Santa Rosa CA

From Ireland. Ordained for Diocese of Sacramento. Incardinated into the Santa Rosa diocese when it was created in 1962. Retired 8/21/89. Died 4/15/91. A man filed civil suit 11/02 against diocese alleging abuse as a boy by Gleeson 1968-72, when Gleeson was pastor of Our Lady of Perpetual Help in Calistoga. Diocese said there were no previous accusations against Gleeson. Two cases settled in 6/05 as part of $7.3M deal with 8 people. On diocese’s list 1/12/19. Suits filed by five men in 12/19 under the CA Child Victims Act, claiming abuse as altar boys.

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