Fr. Florian Jasinski – Diocese of Buffalo

Father Florian Jasinski

Diocese of Buffalo

Ordained: 1957

Died: 1983

Assigned as follows:

  • 1958                St. Helen (Hinsdale, NY)
  • 1959-1962      St. Patrick (Lockport, NY)
  • 1963-1971      St. Josaphat (Cheektowaga, NY)
  • 1972-1974      Transfiguration (Buffalo, NY)
  • 1975-1981      St. Stanislaus Kostka (Perry, NY)
  • 1982-1983      St. Stanislaus Kostka (Niagara Falls, NY)

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father Florian Jasinski:

According to media reports, in March 2018, Father Florian Jasinski’s name was included in the Diocese of Buffalo’s list of priests who “were removed from ministry, were retired, or left ministry after allegations of sexual abuse of a minor.” No information regarding the allegations was disclosed, however, the list includes deceased priests only if they have more than one allegation. He died in 1983.

In August 2019, Father Jasinski was accused in a lawsuit filed under the NY Child Victims Act, of sexually abusing a child, age 8-9 years old, from 1982 to 1983. The child participated in church and youth activities at St. Stanislaus. The gender of the child was not disclosed. 

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