Fr. Henry J. Donabedian – Diocese of Pittsburgh

Father Henry J. Donabedian

Diocese of Pittsburgh

Fr. Henry Donabedian Horowitz Law


Ordained: 1937

Death: 1966

Assigned as Follows:

  • 1957-1965 – Nativity Catholic Church (Pittsburgh, PA)

Summary of Allegations Against Father Henry J. Donabedian:

Father Henry J. Donabedian was first identified publicly as an accused priest in the Diocese of Pittsburgh’s 2018 list of accused priests.  The Diocese released no information about the number of allegations it has received regarding Donabedian, nor the details of those allegations, such as the age/gender of the victim or the priest’s assignment at the time of the alleged abuse.  The Diocese of Pittsburgh said only that the the first documented allegation it received was made after Donabedian’s death.

Donabedian died in 1966.  At the time of his death, he was a priest in good standing.  

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