Year Ordained: 1954
Diocese: Syracuse, New York
Notes: Woman filed 3/03 suit (dismissed on SOL 9/06) alleging she was abused by two priests. She says she was raped by Zeder between 1978 and 1981 and abused by Thomas Keating in 1982 after she told him what Zeder did. She also says that Zeder threatened toputher in mental institution if she told. Woman said she told Bishop Moynihan in 2002. He was removed from public ministry 7/2002 and permanently removed from active priesthood as of 6/03. Matter still pending with Vatican.
Sources: http://www.bishop-accountability.org/; Syracuse News 02/11/16; Syracuse Post-Standard 03.21.03; Press & Sun Bulletin 03.22.03; Post-Standard 06.18.03; Post Standard 12.16.04; Post-Standard 09.16.06