Fr. Francis J. Furfaro: Clergy With Credible Allegations of Sexual Abuse of a Minor

Fr. Francis J. Furfaro

Ordained: 1941
  • 1942-1949: Our Lady of Pompeii, Syracuse, NY
  • 1950-1991: St. Joseph, Oswego, NY
  • 1973-1978: Episcopal Vicars – Oswego County
  • 1979-1996: Vicars-General – Northern Area Vicar
  • 1984-2001: Oswego County Jail, Oswego, NY
  • 1992-2003: Retired
  • 1993-1996: St. Louis, Oswego, NY
  • 1997: Vicars Forane – Northern Area Vicar
  • 2004-2009: Unknown
  • 3/29/2010: Died

Fr. Francis J. Furfaro has been accused of sexually abusing several children. A 2003 lawsuit alleged that Fr. Furfaro sexually abused seven men or boys. In 2003, the Diocese of Syracuse stated that Fr. Furfaro had been permanently removed from ministry as a result of credible allegations of child sexual abuse.