Fr. Peter Kranch – Diocese of Albany

On Behalf of | Jun 21, 2019 | Abuser Profiles, Catholic Church

Father Peter Kranch

Diocese of Albany

Ordained: 1951

Died: 2001

Assigned as follows:

  • 1952-1957: Marian Hills Seminary (Claredon Hills, IL)
  • 1972-1998: Holy Cross (West Taghkauie, NY)
  • 1958-1963: St. Michael (South Glen Falls, NY)
  • 1964-1965: St. Francis (Herkimer, NY)
  • 1965-1966: St. Patrick’s (Albany, NY)
  • 1968-1969: Cathedral of Immaculate Conception (Albany, NY)
  • 1970-1971: St. Williams (Unadilla, NY)

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father Peter Kranch:

In November 2018, Fr. Peter Kranch’s name first appeared publicly on the Diocese of Albany’s list of clergy credibly accused of sex abuse of minors. Kranch worked at various parishes in the Diocese of Albany. There is no information on the allegation regarding the age/gender of the victim, the nature of the alleged sexual abuse, or Kranch’s assignments at the time of the alleged abuse.

Kranch died in November 2001.

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