Father Roger McQuarrie
Diocese of Paterson (Franciscan Friars)
Assigned as follows:
- Bishop Timon-St. Jude High School (Buffalo, NY)
- St Francis of Assisi Priory (New York, NY)
- Military Chaplain
- St. Mary (Pompton Lakes, NJ)
- St. Anthony Shrine (Boston, MA)
- Our Lady of the Rosary (Worchester, MA)
- Kennedy Youth Center (Morgantown, WV)
- St. Mary Hospital (Waterbury, CT)
- St. Joseph Hospital (Tampa, FL)
- St. Francis (Triangle, VA)
- St. Anthony Friary (St. Petersburg, FL)
- Holy Name Friary (Ringwood, NJ)
Summary of Abuse Allegations against Fr. Roger McQuarrie:
Fr. Roger McQuarrie was a Franciscan Friar for 52 years. During that time, he was active in parish, school, and military ministry. Fr. McQuarrie entered the Franciscan Order at St. Bonaventure Monastery in 1943. He was ordained in a priest in the Diocese of Paterson in 1950.
According to media reports, in 2021, the Franciscan Friars Holy Name Province publicly named Fr. Roger McQuarrie on its list of friars with substantiated allegations of child sexual abuse. Information about the dates, age/gender of his alleged victim/victims, and the nature of the alleged sexual abuse was not provided by the Franciscan Province.
Fr. Roger McQuarrie died in 1995.
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