Patrick Quigley: Archdiocesan Clergy Credibly Accused of Sexual Abuse of a Minor

Patrick Quigley


In 1994, Fr. Patrick Quigley of the Archdiocese of New York pleaded guilty to endangering the welfare of a child after admitting that he had offered minor boys money for sex in Haverstraw Village in Rockland County. Fr. Quigley was sentenced to probation and the Archdiocese of New York sent him to a rehabilitation center in Maryland for alcoholism. Fr. Quigley was laicized in 2005 and died in 2010.

Fr. Patrick Quigley was ordained in 1981 and worked at the following locations:

  • 1981-1987: St. Teresa’s, New York, NY
  • 1987-1988: St. Joseph by the Sea High School, New York, NY
  • 1988-1990: Unknown
  • 1990-1993: St. Agnes’, New York, NY
  • 1993-1994: Immaculate Conception, Stony Point, NY
  • 1994-1996: Unknown
  • 1996-2002: Absent on leave

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