Msgr. Patrick Kearney – Diocese of San Bernardino

Monsignor Patrick Kearney

Diocese of San Bernardino

Patrick Kearney Horowitz LawOrdained: 1953

Died: 2004

Assigned as follows:

  • 1954: St. John of the Cross (Lemon Grove, CA)
  • 1955: St. Mary (El Centro, CA)
  • 1956-1957: St. Joseph’s (Upland, CA)
  • 1957-1964: St. John the Evangelist (San Diego, CA)
  • 1964-1966: St. Anne’s (Needles, CA)
  • 1966-1968: Immaculata (San Diego, CA)
  • 1968-1977: St. John of the Cross (Lemon Grove, CA)
  • 1978-1992: Immaculate Conception (San Diego, CA)

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Monsignor Patrick Kearney:

After forty years in the ministry, Msgr. Patrick Kearney retired in January 1993. According to media reports, in 2010, as part of a settlement with survivors of clergy sexual abuse, the Diocese of San Diego released Kearney’s personnel file. Information about the age/gender of his alleged victim/victims, the nature of the alleged sexual abuse, or Kearney’s assignments at the time of the alleged abuse is unknown.

He died in August 2004.

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