Fr. Eleuterio V. Ramos

Ordained: 1966
Status: Settled

Diocese: Archdiocese of Los Angeles CA

Admitted to abuse of at least 25 boys. Los Angeles CA archdiocesan priest, later Diocese of Orange. In and out of treatment, kept in ministry. Placed on leave 1985. Sent to a Tijuana Mexico parish in 1985 and put in charge of a children’s ministry. Removed 1991. Died 2004. Personnel file released 1/13. Wrongful death suit 3/17 vs Orange and L.A. dioceses by widow of alleged victim who died by suicide in 2015. Abuse said to have been at St. Joseph’s in Placentia, 1975-78, and victim was altar boy who met Ramos at age 10.

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