Fr. Herbert M. Richey, Jr.

Ordained: 1978
Status: Settled

Diocese: Diocese of Toledo OH

Accused of abuse of several youths. At least seven known victims in two parishes from the 1980s. Confidential settlements pre-1992. Forced from priesthood in 1992 and laicized in 1997. Allegations substantiated. Later turned up working as a music director/organist in another Toledo parish. Banned in 2002. Found working in Detroit area in 1/11 as church organist. Removed. Included on the Detroit archdiocese’s 6/10/19 list of credibly accused. Died in 7/21/20.

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