Fr. Thomas F. Keating



Diocese:  Diocese of Syracuse

Summary of Assignments:

  • 1967-1968:  Our Lady of Angels, Endwell
  • 1969:  St. Mary, Cortland
  • 1970-1973:  Our Lady of Good Counsel, Endicott
  • 1973:  Seton Catholic High School, Endicott
  • 1974-1978:  St. James, Johnson City
  • 1979-1981:  Our Lady of Angels, Endwell
  • 1982-1993:  St. Mary, Cortland
  • 1993-2004:  Most Holy Rosary, Maine

Notes:  Sued 2003. Accused of sexual abuse of 1 teenage girl. Other victims then came forward. .Three sisters told their story 1/04 and then filed civil suit. Keating remained in ministry.until 2/04. Keating denied all allegations. All privileges removed 12/04 and case will be sent to Vatican. Both suits dismissed by appeals court 9/06 on SOL. Died in 2016.

Sources: & Sun Bulletin 3.1.04Post-Standard (NY) 03.21.03Press & Sun Bulletin 03.22.03Post-Standard 04.18.03Post-Standard 06.18.03Post-Standard 01.23.04Press & Sun Bulletin 01.23.04Post Standard 02.25.04Press & Sun Bulletin 02.25.04New York Lawyer 09.24.04Press & Sun Bulletin 09.28.04Post Standard 12.16.04Press & Sun Bulletin 12.16.04Post-Standard 06.25.05News 10 Now (New York) 05.04.06Watertown Daily Times 03.14.18

Note: Years listed indicate editions of the Official Catholic Directory. Because of the publication schedule of the Directory, a priest listed at a parish in a given year was also likely at that parish for part of the previous year.