Fr. John Kevin McAndrews

Ordained: 1949
Status: Sued

Diocese: Archdiocese of Boston MA

Accused in a 2002 lawsuit of abuse of a boy, age 11-12, in the late 1960s at St. Anthanasius Church in Reading, MA. The abuse allegedly went on for a year. McAndrews died in 1986 at age 63. The Boston AD 8/11 database reports no formal determination of guilt either because McAndrews died prior to canonical investigation or it was not complete at his death.

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