Br. Francis (Remigius) O’Lone (Xaverian Brothers) – Diocese of Brooklyn

Brother Francis (Remigius) O’Lone  

Diocese of Brooklyn

Joined: 1941 

Died: 1983

Assigned as follows:

  • 1942-1943      Unknown
  • 1944                St. Mary School (Lawrence, MA) 
  • 1945-1948      St. Joseph School (Somerville, MA) 
  • 1949-1950      St. Michael DHS (Brooklyn, NY) 
  • 1951-1955      St. Xavier (Louisville, KY) 
  • 1956                Mt. Loretto (Staten Island, NY) 
  • 1957-1958      John Bapst High School (Bangor, ME)
  • 1959-1972      Our Lady of Good Counsel (Wheaton, MD)
  • 1972-1973      Anchor House (Washington, D.C.)
  • 1974-1981      Residence, Our Lady of Good Counse (Wheaton, MD) 
  • 1982                Retired, Ryken House (Louisville, KY)
  • 1983                Nazareth Home (Louisville, KY) 

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Brother Francis (Remigius) O’Lone:

Brother Francis (Remigius) O’Lone was a member of the Brothers of St. Francis Xavier. According to media reports, in 2019, his name appeared publicly on the Xaverian Brothers’ list of clergy credibly accused of sexual abuse of minors. It noted a child sexual abuse allegation reported in 2008 at a summer camp in NJ in the late 1940s to early1950s, while he served at St. Michael DHS in Brooklyn, NY.

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