Fr. Gary P. Shaw

Diocese:  Diocese of Rochester

Summary of Assignments:

  • 1973:  St. John’s; Clyde, NY
  • 1974-1977:  St. Margaret Mary; Rochester, NY


Shaw’s name was among eight released 6/18 by Attorney Mitchell Garabedian of priests accused of sexually abusing minors. Assigned to St. John the Evangelist in Clyde in 1973, then St. Margaret Mary in Irondequoit 1974-77. The alleged abuse occurred during his time at St. Margaret Mary. Per the diocese, Shaw resigned from ministry in 1977 and was “dispensed from the clerical state” in 1978.


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