Fr. David E. Viramontes

Ordained: 1957
Status: Accused

Died: 08/13/1997
Diocese: Diocese of Gallup NM

Name included on Gallup diocese’s list of credibly accused clerics in 1/15. Gallup diocese filed for bankruptcy in 2013 after lawsuit claiming 57 victims. Viramontes was assigned to Aragon NM, Flagstaff, Winslow and Holbrook AZ. Died in 1997. On Las Cruces diocese’s list 11/8/18, which notes a report received in 2012 of an alleged incident in 1997.

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