Fr. Kenneth J. Cabral: Credibly Accused of Sexual Abuse of a Minor

Fr. Kenneth J. Cabral

Ordained: 1950
  • 1950-1953: St. Bernard’s, Tracy, CA
  • 1953-1954: St. Leo’s, San Jose, CA (SFr)
  • 1954-1963: St. Lawrence O’Toole’s, Oakland, CA
  • 1963-1965: St. Catherine of Sienna, Martinez, CA
  • 1965-1967: St. Joseph the Worker, Berkeley, CA
  • 1967-1970: St. Mary’s, Walnut Creek, CA
  • 1970-1971: St. Columba’s, Oakland, CA
  • 1971-1975: St. Perpetua’s, Lafayette, CA
  • 1975-1984: St. Margaret Mary’s, Oakland, CA
  • 1984-1986: St. Alphonsus Liguori, San Leandro, CA
  • 1987: Unknown
  • 1988-1991: Absent on sick leave
  • 1991-2000: Retired

Fr. Kenneth Cabral was ordained a priest of the Archdiocese of San Francisco and became a priest of the Diocese of Oakland when it was established in 1962. Diocese of Oakland Bishop Allen Vigneron publicly apologized to St. Catherine of Sienna Parish in Martinez for the sexual misconduct of Fr. Cabral on October 5, 2004. Fr. Kenneth Cabral is listed as a retired priest in the Official Catholic Directories for the years 1991 to 2000, but he is believed to have died in 1996.