Fr. Francis Husselbeck – Diocese of Albany

| Jun 30, 2020 | Catholic Church, Sex

Father Francis Husselbeck

Diocese of Albany

Ordained: 1958

Retired: 1998

Dead:  2003

Assignment History:

  • 1960-1966: Our Lady of Victory (Troy, NY)
  • 1966-1968: St. Columbus Church (Schenectady, NY)
  • 1968-1979: Our Lady of Mercy (Colonie, NY)
  • 1979-1985: St. Agnes/St. Patrick (Cohoes, NY)
  • 1985-1998: Saint Joseph’s (Richfield Springs, NY)

Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Father Francis Husselbeck:

For 45 years, Fr. Francis Husselbeck served the Albany Diocese as a dedicated priest. According to media reports, in June 2020, Husselbeck was accused in a lawsuit of sexually abusing a minor between 1982-1985 at St. Agnes/St. Patrick in Cohoes, NY. No information on the allegation regarding the age/gender of the victim was given.

Fr. Husselbeck retired in 1998 and passed away in 2003 at the age of 72.

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