Brother Francis Verngren
Diocese of Oakland/Christian Brothers
- 1937-1939: Unknown
- 1940-1959: St. Peter’s High School and Sacred Heart High School (San Francisco, CA)
- 1959-1969: St. Mary’s College High School (Berkeley, CA)
- 1969-1984: St. Mary’s College High School (Napa, CA)
- 1984: Justin-Siena High School (Napa, CA)
- 1985-1988: Unknown
- 1989: Retired
Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Brother Francis Verngren:
Br. Francis Verngren was a member of the Christian Brothers’ religious order. According to media reports, in 2003, a man filed a civil lawsuit alleging that Verngren sexually abused him when he was a child from 1966 until 1970 while Verngren was principal and head dorm resident at St. Mary’s College High School in Berkeley. The lawsuit was settled within a few months, and Verngren died that same year.
Verngren died in 2003.
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