Father Joseph D’Aurizio
Diocese of Rochester
- Leo Church (Hilton, NY)
- 1977-2000: St. John the Evangelist (Greece, NY)
Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Father Joseph D’Aurizio:
Father Joseph D’Aurizio was a longtime pastor of St. John the Evangelist Parish in Greece, NY. In 2020, D’Aurizio was accused in a lawsuit filed under the NY Child Victims Act of sexually abusing a five-year-old child while serving at the parish from 1982 and 1984. Fr. D’Aurizio died in 2009 at the age of 79.
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