Fr. George W. Klein

Ordained: 1959
Status: Accused

Died: 11/18/2020
Diocese: Archdiocese of Chicago IL

Accused in 8/11 of sexually abusing a 15-year-old girl in the 1970s while principal of St. Benedict High School in Chicago. Archdiocese said he was retired as of 7/10. Per SNAP, restrictions had been placed on him but he had not been removed as active priest. In residence at St. Philip the Apostle Parish in Northfield. Worked at St. Gregory the Great High School in the 1960s. Board determined conduct was not sexual abuse but was inappropriate. Died in 2020.

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