Fr. John F. Rohrich

Diocese:  Archdiocese of Chicago

Summary of Assignments:

  • 4/29/1965:  Ordained
  • 1965-1969:  St. Eulalia Parish – Assistant Pastor; Maywood, IL
    • 1967:  Administrator
  • 1969-1973:  St. Matthias Parish – Assistant Pastor; Chicago, IL
  • 1971:  Catholic Youth Organization – Assistant Director
  • 1973-1975:  Quigley Preparatory Seminary – Faculty; Chicago, IL
  • 1973-1974:  St. Francis Xavier Parish – Resident; Wilmette, IL
  • 1974-1975:  St. Peter parish – Resident; Skokie, IL
  • 6/1975:  Resigned

Notes:

Resigned 6/75. Accused of abuse of 16-yr-old girl. Claims settled in 2004 for $125K. Victim released copies of settlement. Newly identified as abuser in Archdiocesan Report 3/20/06.

Sources:

BA.org Assignment Record; Rohrich Personnel FileBelleville News Democrat (AP) 02.11.06; WBBM 02.11.06; Chicago Sun-Times 02.12.06; Letter to Cardinal George 02.13.06; Chicago Archdiocesan Report 03.20.06; Chicago Tribune 03.21.06http://bishop-accountability.org/member/psearch.jsp