Father Gordon Wilcox
Diocese of Santa Rosa (Holy Cross)
- 1956-1960: St. George’s College (Chile)
- 1961-1963: University of Portland (Portland, OR)
- 1964-1970: Notre Dame High School (Niles, IL)
- 1971-1978: Moreau High School (Hayward, CA)
- 1979-1981: Unknown
- 1982: University of Portland (Portland, OR)
- 1983: Unknown
- 1984: Moreau Seminary (Notre Dame, IN)
Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Father Gordon Wilcox:
Fr. Gordon Wilcox was a member of the Congregation of the Holy Cross religious order, who served in multiple dioceses including in the Diocese of Santa Rosa. According to media reports, in 2003, he was named in a civil lawsuit alleging child sexual abuse by Fr. Wilcox and Fr. Donald Eagleson, another known child sexual abuser. The abuse allegedly occurred in 1976 at Moreau High School in Hayward, CA, where Fr. Wilcox worked.
Another allegation against Wilcox was reportedly made in 2012. The details of the sexual abuse allegations, including when and where the alleged abuse occurred, or the victim’s age/gender, are unknown.
Fr. Wilcox died in 1984.
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