Fr. James A. Sipitkowski

Ordained: 1974
Status: Accused

Diocese: Diocese of Springfield MA

In 2/04, Vicar General testified at hearing on complaint filed by a male church employee that parishioners at Holy Family had reported Sipitkowski had young boys going up to rectory late at night and that he left Holy Family due to allegations of sexual abuse and financial mismanagement. No investigation was conducted. Complainant said pictures of Sipitkowski dressed in women’s clothing “in a compromising position with other scantily dressed men” were found after he was transferred. Active priest in 10/08.

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