Fr. John R. Thatcher

Order: SJ
Ordained: 1947
Status: Accused

Diocese: Archdiocese of Portland OR

Thatcher entered the Jesuits in 1934 and worked in various cities, including Spokane. After ordination, he continued to work in Spokane and then Portland 1957-73 and 1981-94. Accused of showing a 6-year-old boy pornography and sexually abusing him in 1963. Thatcher died in 2003.

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