Fr. Albert Tanghal Rimando

Diocese:  Archdiocese of Chicago

Summary of Assignments:

  • 5/18/1991:  Ordained
  • 1991-1995:  Our Lady of Ransom; Niles, IL
  • 1995-1996:  St. Leonard’s; Berwyn, IL
  • 1997:  Not indexed in Directory
  • 1997-2001:  St. Priscilla’s; Chicago, IL
  • 2002-2005:  Not indexed in Directories
  • St. John Vianney, Cure of Ars (reportedly his last assignment; not indexed or listed in Directory.)
  • 12/2003:  Reportedly murdered during a vacation in the Philippines


Philippines native. Newly identified as abuser in Chicago Archdiocesan Report of 3/20/06. Killed by suspected robbers while in Philippines 12/03. No information on when allegations were made but apparently he had an opportunity to respond prior to his death since his name was included on the 3/06 list. One article on his death referred to him as a former priest of Chicago Archdiocese.

Sources: Assignment Record; Tanghal Personnel FileChicago Sun-Times 12.05.03; Chicago Archdiocesan Report 03.20.06; Chicago Sun-Times 03.21.06; Chicago Tribune 03.21.06; Philippine News 03.29.06