Fr. Jerome Pilon

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Ordained: 1989
Status: Accused

Diocese: Diocese of Peoria IL

Placed on leave in 1/09 after accusations of sexual misconduct with a minor dating back about 12 years. Pilon denied the allegations. Alleged abuse did not take place in the Peoria diocese. He was assigned to St. Anthony’s in Hoopeston 1992-98; Diocese said the victim was not associated with the parish. On diocese’s list in 12/18.


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