Fr. Frank D. Westhoff

Ordained: 1961
Status: Accused

Diocese: Diocese of Springfield IL

Transferred to Crosier Seminary Onmia MN in 1986 after accusation that he abused a 14-year-old in the sacristy of St. Patrick’s in Decatur IL in 6/66. Sent in 1987 to Jefferson City MO diocese. Last assignment in MO ended in 2000. Retired in 2003. Died in 1/06. At least one additional molestation case was reported to Jefferson City diocese in 2006. On Jefferson City diocese’s list 11/8/18. On Springfield IL diocese’s list 11/29/18.


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