Fr. Stephen Rolko – Diocese of Harrisburg

Fr. Stephen Rolko – Diocese of Harrisburg

Fr. Stephen Rolko Fr. Stephen Rolko

Ordained: 1957

Died: 1993

Assigned as follows:

  • St. Patrick (Carlisle, PA)
  • Holy Trinity (Columbia, PA)
  • St. Joseph (Danville, PA)
  • St. Joseph (Lancaster, PA)
  • St. Joseph (Milton, PA)
  • Lewisburg State Penitentiary (Milton, PA)
  • St. Rose of Lima (York, PA)

Summary of Allegations against Fr. Stephen Rolko:

Stephen Rolko was not identified or discussed in the 2018 grand jury report.  His name was included on the list of accused priests published by the Diocese of Harrisburg in August 2018, however.  Unfortunately, very little information about the allegation(s) against Rolko was provided.  All the Diocese of Harrisburg has disclosed is that the first allegation against Rolko was made following his death.  Additional details, such as the age/gender of the victim(s) and Rolko’s assignment(s) at the time of the allegation were not provided.

Rolko died in 1993. At the time he was in active ministry as the pastor of Holy Trinity in Columbia, Pennsylvania.

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