Fr. Robert E. Reidy

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Ordained: 1962
Status: Sued

Diocese: Diocese of Youngstown OH

Monsignor. After two brothers came forward in 2002, Reidy admitted abusing them as children in the 1960s. They claimed Reidy had taken advantage of them while their father was dying. After their father died, Reidy would take them on extended trips and sexually abuse them. Reidy was “removed from the ministry” and “retired” as of 4/2002 and sent for counseling. Civil suit filed in 2002. Trial was set for 3/2004. Included on the diocese’s list 10/29/2018.

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