Fr. Eugene Kwapisz

Order: OFM Cap
Ordained: 1964
Status: Settled

Died: 01/27/1988
Diocese: Diocese of Trenton NJ

Named publicly as accused by Attorney Mitchell Garabedian in 5/21. Subject of a claim settled in 2021 in the low six figures. Allegedly sexually abused an altar boy, ages 13-16, 1983-85, while assigned to St. Casimir in Riverside NJ. The abuse is said to have occurred in the parish rectory and in hotel rooms during trips. Kwapisz died 1/27/88. Per his obituary, Kwapisz worked at Archbishop Curley High School in Baltimore MD for 10 years, then at parishes in PA, NJ and GA.


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