Fr. Charles Demblowski – Diocese of Pittsburgh

Father Charles Demblowski

Diocese of Pittsburgh

Fr. Charles Demblowski Horowitz Law

Ordained: 1943

Death: 1989

Assigned as Follows:

  • 1943-1952 – St. Ladislaus (Natrona, PA)
  • St. Francis Xavier Church (Pittsburgh, PA)
  • St. Paul Cathedral (Oakland, PA)
  • 1955-1958 – Newman Club chaplain at University of Pittsburgh and Chatham College
  • 1958-1971 – Our Lady of Perpetual Help (Natrona Heights, PA)
  • 1971-1983 – St. Joseph Church (O’Hara, PA)
  • 1983-1985 – St. Joachim Church (Greenfield, PA)
  • 1985 – Retired
  • 1985-1986 – St. Lawrence (Middlebourne, WV)

Summary of Allegations Against Father Charles Demblowski:

Father Charles Demblowski, a Pittsburgh native, was accused of sexually abusing a minor. The allegations were reported to the Diocese of Pittsburgh in 2004. According to his obituary, he moved to Middlebourne, West Virginia after his retirement. Media reports show that he worked for St. Lawrence while he lived there. The Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston in West Virginia received no reports of abuse. His funeral and burial were in Pittsburgh. Bishop Donald Wuerl of the Diocese of Pittsburgh presided over the funeral.

Demblowski died in Wheeling, West Virginia, in 1989.

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