Fr. Edward N. Leroux: Clergy Credibly Accused of Sexual Misconduct With a Minor

Fr. Edward N. Leroux

Ordained: 1956
  • 1957 Our Lady of Victory, Troy, NY (ALB)
  • 1958-1960 St. Mary, Gloversville, NY (ALB)
  • 1961-1969 St. Joseph, Cohoes, NY (ALB)
  • 1970 St. Madeline Sophie, Guilderland, NY (ALB)
  • 1971-1975 Sacred Heart, Cohoes, NY (ALB)
  • 1976 Awaiting Assignment
  • 1977-1995 Sacred Heart, Berlin, NY (ALB)
  • 1996-2002 St. Joseph, Fort Edward, NY (ALB)
  • 2002 Retired; St. Mary’s Rectory, 62 Warren St. Glen Falls, NY 12801 (ALB)
  • 2003-2019 Unknown


Although a survivor first accused Fr. Edward N. Leroux of child sexual abuse in 1992, Fr. Leroux remained an active priest in the Diocese of Albany until his removal in 2002. In 2005, three survivors received settlements from the Diocese of Albany after they came forward and accused Fr. Leroux of sexually abusing them in the late 1970s and 1980s. Fr. Leroux has been named on the Diocese of Albany’s lists of “Clergy Credibly Accused While Serving in the Diocese of Albany.” Fr. Leroux’s status as a priest, current whereabouts, and whether he has access to children are unknown