Fr. Maurice Scheier

Order: OFM
Ordained: 1927
Status: Accused

Diocese: Archdiocese of Los Angeles CA

Accused of abuse of one in 1948, per L.A. archdiocesan report in 2004. Died in 1991. Added to Buffalo diocese’s list 11/5/18. Worked at St. Bonaventure University 1928-86, including as math department head and dean of science. Pastor of Sacred Heart in Knapp Creek 1961-88. Per the Santa Barbara Province Franciscans on its list 5/31/19, they had no information on Scheier, and the order’s Holy Name Province in NY “handled the 2004 allegation.”

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