Fr. Gerald D. Kampfer

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Ordained: 1967
Status: Sued

Diocese: Diocese of Albany NY

Accused in a lawsuit filed under the NY Child Victims Act in 10/10 of sexually abusing an altar boy, beginning age 9 or 10, repeatedly 1988-90, while pastor of St. John the Baptist in Chestertown. Kampfer’s accuser also alleged abuse on one occasion during that time by Bishop Hubbard, who was invited to the rectory by Kampfer. Kampfer died in 2003.


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