Fr. Peter Joseph Marron

Order: OSA
Ordained: 1936
Status: Sued

Died: 03/1/1998
Diocese: Diocese of San Diego CA

Born in Ireland. Arrived in the U.S. at age 16. Name appears on list of priests with credible allegations released by San Diego diocese 3/30/07. Per his obituary, Marron was assigned to St. Rita High School in Chicago IL 1937-41, St. Mary’s parish in Rockford IL  1941-45, Navy Chaplain 1945-69, formation community at Cole St. in San Francisco in 1970, the St. Patrick’s Parish in San Diego 1970. He retired in 1975 to St. Augustine High School Monastery and assisted at parishes around the diocese until 1993. He died in 3/98 at age 91. Brother of accused priest Michael V. Marron. Two women sued in 1/20, claiming Marron molested them in San Diego in 1976-77 or ’78. Included on the Rockford diocese’s list in 5/22.


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