Fr. William Storan – Diocese of Sacramento

Father William Storan

Diocese of Sacramento

William Storan Horowitz Law

Ordained: 1961

Retired: 2001

Removed: 2001

Assignment History:

  • 1961-1967: St. Thomas (Oroville CA)
  • 1967-1971: Our Lady of Assumption (Carmichael, CA)
  • 1971-1974: St. Thomas More (Paradise, CA)
  • 1974-1986: Sacred Heart (Susanville, CA)
  • 1986-2001: St. Basil (Vallejo, CA)

Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Father William Storan:

Originally from Ireland, Fr. William Storan was accused of sexually abusing a female between 18 and 25 in 1974. The allegations were reported to the Diocese of Sacramento in 2001, at which point Storan retired and had his faculties removed. He was named publicly on the Diocese of Sacramento 2019 list of priests credibly accused of child sexual abuse.

Storan’s current whereabouts, his status as a priest, and whether he has access to children are unknown.

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