List of Clergy Credibly Accused of Sexual Abuse of a Minor

NAMES OF CLERGY CREDIBLY ACCUSED OF THE ABUSE OF MINORS

Name of Cleric           Date of Birth            Year of Ordination             Status                               
John Banko 4/6/46 1972 Deceased
John Casey 1/29/58 1984 Deceased
Michael Cashman 5/29/50 1975 Removed
Mark Dolak 8/2/52 1979 Removed
Thomas Ganley 5/9/55 1985 Removed
John Giordano 12/17/41 1967 Removed
Anthony Kramarz 7/19/25 1950 Deceased
Gregory Littleton 5/16/61 1990 Removed
Michael Santillo 6/24/49 1975 Deceased
Dann Rossi (Deacon) 4/9/47    Ordained to the Diaconate 1982 Deceased

CURRENTLY UNDER INVESTIGATION BY CIVIL AUTHORITIES

Name of Cleric           Date of Birth            Year of Ordination             Status                               
Patrick Kuffner 9/7/47 2002 Removed

N.B.: Two additional priests of the Diocese of Metuchen, Liam Minogue and Sebastian Muccilli, are included in the listing of the Diocese of Trenton. At the time, the locations of the abuse were in the Diocese of Trenton; today they are served by the Diocese of Metuchen.

The first Bishop of Metuchen, Theodore McCarrick, is currently involved in a Church trial by the Holy See for the abuse of a minor when he was a priest of the Archdiocese of New York.

NUMBER OF ACCUSATIONS AND PARISH ASSIGNMENTS
IN THE DIOCESE OF METUCHEN

John Banko
Multiple Accusations
Parish Assignments: St. Pius X High School, Piscataway; St. Charles Borromeo, Montgomery Twp.; St. Edward, Milford; Mary, Mother of God, Hillsborough
John Casey
Multiple Accusations
Parish Assignments: St. Philip and St. James, Phillipsburg; St. Peter the Apostle, New Brunswick; Cathedral of St. Francis of Assisi, Metuchen; St. Joseph, North Plainfield
Michael Cashman
Multiple Accusations
Parish Assignments: Immaculate Conception, Spotswood; Our Lady of Peace, North Brunswick; Sacred Heart, New Brunswick; St. James, Woodbridge
Mark Dolak
Multiple Accusations
Parish Assignments: Our Lady of Peace, Fords; Cathedral of St. Francis of Assisi, Metuchen; St. Thomas the Apostle, Old Bridge; St. John the Evangelist, Dunellen; St. Matthias, Somerset; St. Catherine of Siena, Pittstown
John Giordano
Multiple Accusations
Parish Assignments: St. Luke, North Plainfield
Anthony Kramarz
Multiple Accusations
Parish Assignment: St. Stanislaus Kostka, Sayreville
Gregory Littleton
Multiple Accusations
Parish Assignments: St. Philip and St. James, Phillipsburg; Our Lady of Victories, Sayreville; Our Lady of Mount Virgin, Middlesex; St. Elizabeth-St. Brigid, Far Hills-Peapack
Michael Santillo
Multiple Accusations
Parish Assignments: St. Joseph, Bound Brook; Our Lady of Lourdes, Whitehouse Station; St. John Vianney, Colonia; St. Jude, Blairstown; St. Mary, Perth Amboy; St. Joseph, Washington
Dann Rossi (Deacon)
One Accusation
Parish Assignment: St. Luke, North Plainfield
Currently Under Investigation by Civil Authorities
Thomas Ganley
One Accusation
Parish Assignments: St. Ann, Raritan; St. Cecilia, Monmouth Junction; St. Matthew, Edison; Immaculate Conception, Spotswood; St. Cecelia, Iselin; Our Lady of Fatima, Piscataway; Sacred Heart, South Plainfield; St. Ann, Raritan; St. Philip and St. James, Phillipsburg
Patrick Kuffner
Multiple Accusations
Parish Assignments: Queenship of Mary, Plainsboro; St. Bartholomew, East Brunswick; Our Lady of Mount Virgin, Middlesex

John Banko
Multiple Accusations
Parish Assignments: St. Pius X High School, Piscataway; St. Charles Borromeo, Montgomery Twp.; St. Edward, Milford; Mary, Mother of God, Hillsborough

John Casey
Multiple Accusations
Parish Assignments: St. Philip and St. James, Phillipsburg; St. Peter the Apostle, New Brunswick; Cathedral of St. Francis of Assisi, Metuchen; St. Joseph, North Plainfield

Michael Cashman
Multiple Accusations
Parish Assignments: Immaculate Conception, Spotswood; Our Lady of Peace, North Brunswick; Sacred Heart, New Brunswick; St. James, Woodbridge

Mark Dolak
Multiple Accusations
Parish Assignments: Our Lady of Peace, Fords; Cathedral of St. Francis of Assisi, Metuchen; St. Thomas the Apostle, Old Bridge; St. John the Evangelist, Dunellen; St. Matthias, Somerset; St. Catherine of Siena, Pittstown

Thomas Ganley
One Accusation
Parish Assignments: St. Ann, Raritan; St. Cecilia, Monmouth Junction; St. Matthew, Edison; Immaculate Conception, Spotswood; St. Cecelia, Iselin; Our Lady of Fatima, Piscataway; Sacred Heart, South Plainfield; St. Ann, Raritan; St. Philip and St. James, Phillipsburg

John Giordano
Multiple Accusations
Parish Assignments: St. Luke, North Plainfield

Anthony Kramarz
Multiple Accusations
Parish Assignment: St. Stanislaus Kostka, Sayreville

Gregory Littleton
Multiple Accusations
Parish Assignments: St. Philip and St. James, Phillipsburg; Our Lady of Victories, Sayreville; Our Lady of Mount Virgin, Middlesex; St. Elizabeth-St. Brigid, Far Hills-Peapack

Michael Santillo
Multiple Accusations
Parish Assignments: St. Joseph, Bound Brook; Our Lady of Lourdes, Whitehouse Station; St. John Vianney, Colonia; St. Jude, Blairstown; St. Mary, Perth Amboy; St. Joseph, Washington

Dann Rossi (Deacon)
One Accusation
Parish Assignment: St. Luke, North Plainfield

CURRENTLY UNDER INVESTIGATION BY CIVIL AUTHORITIES

Patrick Kuffner
Multiple Accusations
Parish Assignments: Queenship of Mary, Plainsboro; St. Bartholomew, East Brunswick; Our Lady of Mount Virgin, Middlesex