Msgr. Edwin Fagowski – Diocese of Buffalo

Monsignor Edwin Fagowski

Diocese of Buffalo

Ordained: 1942

Died: 1990

Assigned as follows:

  • Sacred Heart (Medina, NY)
  • St. Augustine Church (Depew, NY)

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Monsignor Edwin Fagowski:

Monsignor Edwin Fagowski served on the Bualo Missionary Apostolate in South Dayton, Leon, Ripley and Sherman. He was assistant pastor of Assumption, St. Casimir, St. John Kanty, St. Lawrence, Queen of Peace, St. Stanislaus and visitation parishes, in Bualo; Holy Trinity, Niagara Falls; and Holy Cross, Salamanca.

According to media reports, in August 2019, Monsignor Fagowski was accused in a lawsuit filed under the NY Child Victims Act, of molesting a child at St. Benedict’s in Bennington. He died in December 1990.

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