Fr. Editho Mascardo

Ordained: 1983
Status: Reinstated

Diocese: Diocese of Stockton CA

Report made to Stockton police in 2001 of inappropriate conduct by Mascardo toward minor; no charges filed. Claim resurfaced in 7/15. Placed on leave, diocese investigated. In 5/16, review board told bishop it “did not determine sexual abuse occurred.” Return to ministry as hospital chaplain in Modesto announced 12/16. Among previous assignments: St. George’s, Stockton 1996-99; St. Mary of Assumption 1999-2006; St. Anthony’s, Hughson 2006-11; then St. Patrick’s, Sonora and in res. at Holy Family, Modesto until 7/15 removal.

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