Fr. Donald J. Crosby: Clergy With Credible Allegations of Sexual Abuse of a Minor

Fr. Donald J. Crosby

Ordained: 1963
  • 1964-1969: St. Matthew, East Syracuse, NY
  • 1970: St. Thomas, New Hartford, NY
  • 1971-1974: Faculty House, Utica, NY
  • 1973-1974: Utica Catholic Academy
  • 1975-2003: Unknown
  • 1/2/2004: Died


:Fr. Donald J. Crosby was accused of sexually abusing children in the 1970s. He voluntarily left the priesthood in 1975 and was laicized in 1980. He went on to work for 25 years as a guidance counselor at Soule Road Middle School in Utica, New York, but resigned in 2003 after the school learned of his alleged child sexual abuse 30 years earlier.