List of Accused Local Clergy

Daily News
August 26, 2011

The following is a list of local clergy who are included in the Archdiocese's release of names of clerics who were accused of sexual abuse of a child. The dates indicate when they served locally; the Archdiocese did not indicate when, or where, the clergy were serving when the allegations of sexual crimes were made.


Robert E. Barrett, assigned to Life of Prayer and Penance 2004; Died 2008. Associate pastor, Immaculate Conception, June 1980-March 1981

Michael J. Carew, laicized 1971. Assistant, Immaculate Conception, April 1960-February 1963

Raymond C. Plourde, assigned to Life of Prayer and Penance 2004. Administrator, St. Louis De Gonzague Parish, March 1985-September 1985; Pastor, St. Louis De Gonzague Parish, September 1985-August 1993.


Philippe C. Breton, died 1984. Assistant, Sacred Heart Parish, January 1940-May 1943

Jeremiah J. Collins, died 1982. Assistant, St. Joseph's, September 1952-February 1958

Leo V. Dwyer, died 1989. Assistant pro tem, St. Joseph's, June 1932-September 1941

Harold J. Johnson, assigned to Life of Prayer and Penance 2004; died 2009. Assistant, St. Joseph's, Sept. 1967-April 1973

Samuel J. Lombard, died 1998. Assistant, St. Joseph's, February 1959-September 1967


William V. O'Neill, died 1960. Pastor, St. Mary Parish, June 1957-December 1960

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