Tag: Michael O’Connor

Fr. Michael O’Connor – Diocese of San Bernardino

Father Michael O’Connor

Diocese of San Bernardino

Ordained: 1931

Died: 1965

Assigned as follows:

  • 1931-1937      St. Bernardine’s (San Bernardino, CA)
  • 1937                St. Patrick’s (Calipatria, CA)
  • 1938                St. Margaret Mary (Brawley, CA)
  • 1938-1942      Our Lady of Solitude (Palm Springs, CA)
  • 1942                Leave of Absence (Chaplain, California State Guard)
  • 1943-1945      Leave of Absence (Chaplain, U.S. Army)
  • 1946                St. Mary’s (Escondido, CA)
  • 1946-1953      Our Lady of Solitude (Palm Springs, CA)
  • 1953-1965      Our Lady of Angels (San Diego, CA)

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father Michael O’Connor:

According to media reports, in 2010, as part of a settlement with survivors of clergy sexual abuse, the Diocese of San Diego released Father Michael O’Connor’s personnel file. His current whereabouts, status as a priest, and whether he had access to children are unknown.

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