Fr. Raul Sanchez

Diocese:  Diocese of Gallup

Summary of Assignments:

  • 1975 – 1976: Madre de Dios Parish; Winslow, AZ
  • 1979 – 1986: Chancellor; Gallup Diocese

Notes:  Named as abuser in court pleadings filed 6/12. More than one accuser. Worked in one parish, Madre de Dios in Winslow, before teaching in a diocesan seminary program in Gallup and then becoming an Air Force chaplain. Gallup Chancellor 1979-11/86. Recently (2012) shown as absent in Catholic Directory; apparently living in Mexico. Sued 9/12 and 4/13 along with Clement Hageman re abuse in 1970s in Winslow, AZ. Named in new suit 6/13.

Sources:  Gallup Independent 07.31.12; Gallup Independent 10.23.12; Gallup Independent 12.10.12; Gallup Independent 05.11.13; Gallup Independent 06.20.13; Sacramento Bee 06.24.13; New Mexican 06.25.13; Gallup Independent 11.11.13; ABQ Journal 12.14.13; Diocese of Gallup [downloaded 02.28.15; Arizona Journal 11.21.15