Deacon Edward Huckemeyer

Diocese:  Diocese of Brooklyn

Summary of Assignments:

  • Unknown: Creative Writing Teacher at JHS 226; Ozone Park, NY
  • Unknown: Deacon at Most Precious Blood; Long Island City, NY
  • Unknown: Principal at PS 71; Ridgewood, NY
  • 1994: Board of Education Office; Brooklyn Heights, NY


Huckemeyer, a former deacon at Precious Blood Roman Catholic Church and a principal at a New York City public school, admitted in 1994 that he had sexually abused a male student in 1981. At the time of the abuse, Huckemeyer was a creative writing teacher at JHS 266 in Ozone Park. The alleged abuse included calling the boy from class and performing oral sex on him.

After the allegations, Huckemeyer was reassigned to the Board of Education Offices pending a disciplinary hearing. No criminal charges were filed because of the statute of limitations.

Sources:  Newsday 03.12.94