Fr R. Henry Blaszczynski – Diocese of Camden

Father R. Henry Blaszczynski
Diocese of Camden

Ordained: 1941
Death: 1986

Assigned as follows:

  • Mary Queen of All Saints Parish (St. Cecilia’s Church), Pennsauken, NJ
  • St. Rose of Lima Church, Haddon Heights, NJ
  • St. Mary Magdalen Church, Millville, NJ
  • Holy Name Catholic Church, Camden, NJ
  • St. Paul Church, Stone Harbor, NJ
  • St. Lawrence Church At Our Lady Of Guadalupe Parish, Lindenwold, NJ
  • St. Joseph’s Church, Camden, NJ
  • St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church, Somers Point, NJ
  • St. Matthew’s Church – Holy Angels Parish, National Park, NJ
  • Church of the Epiphany, Longport, NJ
  • Corpus Christi Church, Carneys Point, NJ
  • St. Joan of Arc Church, Camden, NJ

Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations against Father R. Henry Blaszczynski:

In 1993, a woman alleged that she was abused by Father R. Henry Blaszczynski (aka Henry S. Blaszczynski) as a girl in the late 1950s or early 1960s. The Diocese of Camden settled her lawsuit, paying $176,000.

Additionally, Blaszczynski was named in the RICO pleading filed 1994 in New Jersey.

The church claims it did not learn of the allegations until after his death.

Blaszczynski passed away October 31, 1986, and is buried at Saint Josephs Cemetery in Chews, New Jersey.

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