Category: Sex

Fr Joseph Pace – Diocese of Syracuse

Father Joseph Pace

Diocese of Syracuse

Ordained: 1988

Laicized: Unknown

Assigned as follows:

  • Unknown

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father Joseph Pace:

Father Joseph Pace was among 32 priests in the Diocese of Syracuse who were removed as part of the Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People that was established in June 2002.

Father Pace’s name appeared publicly on the Diocese of Syracuse’s list of clergy credibly accused of sexual abuse of minors, published in December 2018.  It released almost no information on the allegations against each priest, including age/gender of the victims, or the priest’s assignment at the time of the alleged abuse. It was noted that he has been laicized.

Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Diocese of Syracuse.  If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest in Syracuse, contact our office today. Although many years have passed, those abused by Catholic clergy in the Diocese of Syracuse now have legal options to recover damages due to a compensation fund created for victims.  Call us at (888) 283-9922 or send an email to adam@adamhorowitzlaw.com to discuss your options today.

Fr William Morris – Diocese of Syracuse

Father William J. Morris

Diocese of Syracuse

Ordained: 1914

Died: Unknown

Assigned as follows:

Unknown

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father William J. Morris:

Father William J. Morris’ name appeared publicly on the Diocese of Syracuse’s list of clergy credibly accused of sexual abuse of minors, published in December 2018.  It released almost no information on the allegations against each priest, including age/gender of the victims, or the priest’s assignment at the time of the alleged abuse. 

He is among 20 priests who were dead at the time an allegation of abuse was reported and faced no claims while alive. It was noted that Father Morris had one claim made against him. 

Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Diocese of Syracuse.  If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest in Syracuse, contact our office today. Although many years have passed, those abused by Catholic clergy in the Diocese of Syracuse now have legal options to recover damages due to a compensation fund created for victims.  Call us at (888) 283-9922 or send an email to adam@adamhorowitzlaw.com to discuss your options today.

Fr John A. McCarthy – Diocese of Syracuse

Father John A. McCarthy

Diocese of Syracuse

Ordained: 1933

Died: 1981

Assigned as follows:

  • St. Therese, the Little Flower of Jesus (Syracuse, NY) 
  • Canastota, NY 
  • Oswego, NY 
  • Binghamton, NY

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father John A. McCarthy:

Father John A. McCarthy’s name appeared publicly on the Diocese of Syracuse’s list of clergy credibly accused of sexual abuse of minors, published in December 2018.  It released almost no information on the allegations against each priest, including age/gender of the victims, or the priest’s assignment at the time of the alleged abuse. 

He is among 20 priests who were dead at the time an allegation of abuse was reported and faced no claims while alive. It was noted that Father McCarthy had one claim made against him. He died in 1981 at age 73.

Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Diocese of Syracuse.  If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest in Syracuse, contact our office today. Although many years have passed, those abused by Catholic clergy in the Diocese of Syracuse now have legal options to recover damages due to a compensation fund created for victims.  Call us at (888) 283-9922 or send an email to adam@adamhorowitzlaw.com to discuss your options today.

Fr George F. Mattice – Diocese of Syracuse

Father George F. Mattice

Diocese of Syracuse

Ordained: 1964

Removed: Unknown

Assigned as follows:

  • Unknown

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father George F. Mattice:

Father George F. Mattice’s name appeared publicly on the Diocese of Syracuse’s list of clergy credibly accused of sexual abuse of minors, published in December 2018.  It released almost no information on the allegations against each priest, including age/gender of the victims, or the priest’s assignment at the time of the alleged abuse. It was noted that he has been removed from ministry.

Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Diocese of Syracuse.  If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest in Syracuse, contact our office today. Although many years have passed, those abused by Catholic clergy in the Diocese of Syracuse now have legal options to recover damages due to a compensation fund created for victims.  Call us at (888) 283-9922 or send an email to adam@adamhorowitzlaw.com to discuss your options today.

Fr Edward “Ted” Madore – Diocese of Syracuse

Father Edward “Ted” Madore

Diocese of Syracuse

Ordained: 1973

Laicized: Unknown

Assigned as follows:

  • St. John the Baptist (Rome, Italy)

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father Edward “Ted” Madore:

Father Edward “Ted” Madore was among 32 priests in the Diocese of Syracuse who were removed as part of the Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People that was established in June 2002.

Father Madore’s name appeared publicly on the Diocese of Syracuse’s list of clergy credibly accused of sexual abuse of minors, published in December 2018.  It released almost no information on the allegations against each priest, including age/gender of the victims, or the priest’s assignment at the time of the alleged abuse. It was noted that he has been laicized.

Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Diocese of Syracuse.  If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest in Syracuse, contact our office today. Although many years have passed, those abused by Catholic clergy in the Diocese of Syracuse now have legal options to recover damages due to a compensation fund created for victims.  Call us at (888) 283-9922 or send an email to adam@adamhorowitzlaw.com to discuss your options today.

Fr William J. Lynch – Diocese of Syracuse

Father William J. Lynch

Diocese of Syracuse

Ordained: 1934

Died: 1994

Assigned as follows:

  • St. Leo (Tully, NY)
  • Most Holy Rosary (Syracuse, NY) 
  • St. Stephen’s (Phoenix, AZ)

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father William J. Lynch:

Father William J. Lynch’s name appeared publicly on the Diocese of Syracuse’s list of clergy credibly accused of sexual abuse of minors, published in December 2018.  It released almost no information on the allegations against each priest, including age/gender of the victims, or the priest’s assignment at the time of the alleged abuse. 

He is among 20 priests who were dead at the time an allegation of abuse was reported and faced no claims while alive. It was noted that Father Lynch had one claim made against him.

Father Lynch died in 1994 at age 88.

Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Diocese of Syracuse.  If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest in Syracuse, contact our office today. Although many years have passed, those abused by Catholic clergy in the Diocese of Syracuse now have legal options to recover damages due to a compensation fund created for victims.  Call us at (888) 283-9922 or send an email to adam@adamhorowitzlaw.com to discuss your options today.

Fr Steven Litz, Jr. – Diocese of Syracuse

Father Steven Litz, Jr.

Diocese of Syracuse

Ordained: 1965

Died: Unknown

Assigned as follows:

  • St. John the Evangelist (New Hartford, NY)

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father Steven Litz, Jr.:

Father Steven Litz, Jr. was among five priests in the Syracuse Diocese who faced credible allegations of abuse, but who died or voluntarily left the priesthood prior to the implementation of the Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People that was established in June 2002. 

Father Litz’s name appeared publicly on the Diocese of Syracuse’s list of clergy credibly accused of sexual abuse of minors, published in December 2018.  It released almost no information on the allegations against each priest, including age/gender of the victims, or the priest’s assignment at the time of the alleged abuse. 

He is deceased.

Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Diocese of Syracuse.  If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest in Syracuse, contact our office today. Although many years have passed, those abused by Catholic clergy in the Diocese of Syracuse now have legal options to recover damages due to a compensation fund created for victims.  Call us at (888) 283-9922 or send an email to adam@adamhorowitzlaw.com to discuss your options today.

Fr C. Vincent Lane, Jr. – Diocese of Syracuse

Father C. Vincent Lane, Jr.

Diocese of Syracuse

Ordained: 1961

Removed: 2002

Assigned as follows:

  • St. John (Camden, NY) 
  • St. Charles (Syracuse, NY) 
  • St. Therese (Syracuse, NY)
  • St. Paul (Oswego, NY) 
  • St. John the Baptist (Johnson City, NY)  
  • St. James (Johnson City, NY) 
  • Our Lady of Angels (Endwell, NY) 
  • St. Vincent (Vestal, NY) 
  • St. Anthony (Utica, NY)

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father C. Vincent Lane, Jr.:

Father C. Vincent Lane, Jr. was among 32 priests in the Diocese of Syracuse who were removed as part of the Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People that was established in June 2002.

Father Lane’s name appeared publicly on the Diocese of Syracuse’s list of clergy credibly accused of sexual abuse of minors, published in December 2018.  It released almost no information on the allegations against each priest, including age/gender of the victims, or the priest’s assignment at the time of the alleged abuse. It was noted that he was removed from ministry.

Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Diocese of Syracuse.  If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest in Syracuse, contact our office today. Although many years have passed, those abused by Catholic clergy in the Diocese of Syracuse now have legal options to recover damages due to a compensation fund created for victims.  Call us at (888) 283-9922 or send an email to adam@adamhorowitzlaw.com to discuss your options today.

Fr Robert Kloster – Diocese of Syracuse

Father Robert Kloster

Diocese of Syracuse

Ordained: 1965

Removed: Unknown 

Assigned as follows:

  • St. Leo’s Church (Holland Patent, NY)
  • St. Ann’s Church (Hinckley, NY)
  • Blessed Sacrament Church (Utica, NY) 
  • St. Elizabeth’s Hospital (Utica, NY)  
  • St. John’s Church (Utica, NY) 
  • St. Anthony of Padua (Church Utica, NY) 
  • St. Therese Catholic Church (Munnsville, NY) 
  • St. Peter’s Church (Utica, NY) 
  • Our Lady of the Rosary (New Hartford, NY)

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father Robert Kloster:

Father Robert Kloster’s name appeared publicly on the Diocese of Syracuse’s list of clergy credibly accused of sexual abuse of minors, published in December 2018.  It released almost no information on the allegations against each priest, including age/gender of the victims, or the priest’s assignment at the time of the alleged abuse. It was noted that he was removed from ministry.

Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Diocese of Syracuse.  If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest in Syracuse, contact our office today. Although many years have passed, those abused by Catholic clergy in the Diocese of Syracuse now have legal options to recover damages due to a compensation fund created for victims.  Call us at (888) 283-9922 or send an email to adam@adamhorowitzlaw.com to discuss your options today.

Fr Edward X. Kieley – Diocese of Syracuse

Father Edward X. Kieley

Diocese of Syracuse

Ordained: 1925

Died: Unknown

Assigned as follows:

  • Unknown

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father Edward X. Kieley:

Father Edward X. Kieley was among five priests in the Syracuse Diocese who faced credible allegations of abuse, but who died or voluntarily left the priesthood prior to the implementation of the Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People that was established in June 2002. 

Father Kieley’s name appeared publicly on the Diocese of Syracuse’s list of clergy credibly accused of sexual abuse of minors, published in December 2018.  It released almost no information on the allegations against each priest, including age/gender of the victims, or the priest’s assignment at the time of the alleged abuse. 

He is deceased.

Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Diocese of Syracuse.  If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest in Syracuse, contact our office today. Although many years have passed, those abused by Catholic clergy in the Diocese of Syracuse now have legal options to recover damages due to a compensation fund created for victims.  Call us at (888) 283-9922 or send an email to adam@adamhorowitzlaw.com to discuss your options today.