Fr. Anthony J. Wilhelm – Archdiocese of San Francisco

On Behalf of | Dec 8, 2020 | Abuser Profiles, Catholic Church

Father Anthony Joseph Wilhelm

Archdiocese of San Francisco/Paulist

Ordained: 1954

Left Order: 1975

Died: 1999

Assignment History:

  • 1954-1957: Old St. Mary’s Cathedral (San Francisco, CA)
  • 1957-1966: St. Lawrence Church (Minneapolis, MN)
  • 1966-1968: Old St. Mary’s Cathedral (San Francisco, CA)
  • 1968-1975: Newman Hall/Holy Spirit Parish (Oakland, CA)

Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Father Anthony Joseph Wilhelm:

Fr. Anthony Joseph Wilhelm was named publicly as accused by the Paulist order on its list in 2019. It notes that an allegation was reported in 2017 of abuse occurring in 1964 while serving at St. Lawrence Church in Minneapolis, MN. No further details are listed about the abuse. Wilhelm left the Paulist’s order back in 1975 and died in 1999. Whether he had access to children after he left the order is unknown.

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