Tag: Pallotines

Fr. Wilfred L. Sheehy – Diocese of Santa Rosa

Father Wilfred L. Sheehy

Diocese of Santa Rosa/PallotineWilfred L. Sheehy Horowitz Law

Ordained: 1960

Retired: 1989

Died: 2014

Assignment History:

  • 1960: Holy Cross Church (Milwaukee, WI)
  • 1966-1967: Pius XI High School (Milwaukee, WI)
  • 1967-1989: Diocese of Santa Rosa
  • Mary’s (Arcata, CA)
  • Our Lady Queen of Peace (Clearlake, CA)
  • Helena parish (St. Helena, CA)
  • Our Lady of Guadalupe (Windsor, CA)
  • Joseph (Crescent City, CA)
  • Joseph (Middletown, CA)

Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Father Wilfred L. Sheehy:

Ordained for the Pallotine Fathers in WI, Fr. Wilfred L. Sheehy moved to the Diocese of Santa Rosa in Summer 1966. He was accused of sexually abusing a minor from 1972-1977. The details of the sexual abuse allegations, including when and where the alleged abuse occurred, or the victim’s age/gender, are unknown. Fr. Sheehy died in 2014.

Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Diocese of Santa Rosa in California.  If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest in one of California’s Catholic dioceses, contact our office today. Although many years have passed, those abused by Catholic clergy in the Diocese of Santa Rosa now have legal options due to a voluntary compensation fund created by the Diocese of Santa Rosa, but filing deadlines will apply so do not delay in reaching out to us.  Our lawyers have decades of experience representing survivors of clergy sexual abuse in California and nationwide. We can help. 

Contact us at (888) 283-9922 or adam@adamhorowitzlaw.com to discuss your options today.