Fr. Thomas F. Kelly – Diocese of Brooklyn

| Apr 19, 2020 | Abuser Profiles, Catholic Church

Father Thomas F. Kelly  

Diocese of Brooklyn

Ordained: 1941

Died: 2011

Assigned as follows:

  • 1942-1954: Holy Name of Mary (Valley Stream, NY)
  • 1955-1964: St. Saviour’s (Brooklyn, NY)
  • 1965-1970: St. Catherine of Alexandria (Brooklyn, NY)
  • 1971-1987: Guardian Angel (Brooklyn, NY)
  • 1988-1995: Retired; Guardian Angel (Brooklyn, NY)
  • 1996-1997: Retired; (Brooklyn, NY)
  • 1998-2007: Retired; Our Lady of Angels (Brooklyn, NY)
  • 2008: Retired; The Savoy (Little Neck, NY)
  • 2009-2011: Retired; Van Dyk Manor (Montclair, NJ)

Summary of Abuse Allegations Against Father Thomas F Kelly:

According to media reports, in February 2019, Fr. Thomas F Kelly was named publicly on the Diocese of Brooklyn’s list of clergy credibly accused of sexual abuse of minors. The details of the allegations, including the information about the age/gender of his alleged victim/victims, the nature of the alleged sexual abuse, or Kelly’s assignments at the time of the alleged abuse, is unknown.

Kelly retired in 1988 and died in January 2011.

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