Fr. Emile W. Savary – Diocese of Burlington

Father Emile W. Savary

Diocese of Burlington

Ordained: 1954

Died: 1966

Assigned as follows:

  • 1954-1955      St. Theresa (Orleans, VT) 
  • 1955-1959      St. Mary Star of the Sea (Newport, VT)
  • 1959                Cathedral (Burlington, VT)
  • 1959-1961      All Saints (Richford, VT)
  • 1961-1962       St. Joseph Orphanage and Vermont Catholic Charities (Burlington, VT) 
  • 1962-1965       St. John Vianney (South Burlington, VT) 
  • 1965-1966       Underhill Center St. Thomas, VT)

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father Emile W. Savary:

Father Emile W. Savary served as a priest in Vermont for approximately 12 years. He died in 1966.  According to media reports, in August 2019, his name appeared publicly on the Diocese of Burlington’s list of clergy credibly accused of sex abuse of minors. It noted that the allegation was first received in 1996.

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