Fr. Donald Francis Grasha – Archdiocese of Los Angeles

| Oct 6, 2020 | Abuser Profiles, Catholic Church

Father Donald Francis Grasha

Archdiocese of Los Angeles

Ordained: 1984

Assigned as follows:

  • 1984-1986   Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Parish with school (Downey, CA)
  • 1986-1988   Our Lady of Lourdes, Parish with school (Tujunga, CA)
  • 1988-1989   Sick Leave
  • 1989-1990   Not indexed in the 1990 Directory, not in diocesan pages
  • 1990-1994   Santa Teresita Hospital, Duarte
  • 1994-1997   Sacred Heart, Parish with school (Ventura, CA)
  • 1997-1998   St. Catherine Laboure, Parish with school (Torrance, CA)
  • 1998-1999   St. Margaret Mary Alacoque, Parish with school (Lomita, CA)
  • 1999-2008   St. Luke the Evangelist, Parish with school (Temple City, CA)

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father Donald Francis Grasha:

Father Donald Francis Grasha was ordained a priest in 1984, who served in multiple parishes in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles. According to media reports, in January 2013, his name was quietly added, along with 24 others, to the Archdiocese of Los Angeles’ Final Addendum of clergy credibly accused of sex abuse of minors. His name was not indexed in the Official Catholic Directories of 2009, 2010, and 2011.

According to, as of February 2020, Father Grasha was presenting himself as a priest, available to perform weddings. The site’s bio also stated he was an addiction counselor in Southern CA, and that he had a wife.

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