Missouri Clergy Abuse

Over the last year, Catholic Dioceses from across the United States have released lists of known clergy sexual abusers. There’s no greater breach of trust than when someone in a position of power and authority sexually abuses someone. These acts have devastating effects on victims. Forester Haynie is an advocate for victims of clergy abuse as well as for anyone abused by a person in a position of power. Already, more than 3,000 civil lawsuits have been filed on behalf of victims of clergy abuse. Here are the names of known abusers in the state of Missouri:

Last First Status Diocese
Anderson Alexander R. Settled St. Louis, MO
Barry Michael O. Sued St. Louis, MO
Baskett John C. Accused Kansas City-St. Joseph, MO
Behan Hugh Accused Jefferson City, MO
Beine (James) James A. (Mar) Convicted St. Louis, MO
Bland Felix Convicted St. Louis, MO
Brath John A. Accused Springfield-Cape Girardeau, MO
Brewer Michael E. Sued Kansas City-St. Joseph, MO
Buescher David G. Accused Jefferson City, MO
Campbell John J. (Jack) Settled St. Louis, MO
Campbell John Robert ( Accused St. Louis, MO
Campbell Michael A. Accused St. Louis, MO
Chambers Leonard R. Accused Springfield-Cape Girardeau, MO
Christensen William Anthony Settled St. Louis, MO
Christian Norman H. Sued St. Louis, MO
Clohessy Kevin Sued Jefferson City, MO
Collins Jude Accused Jefferson City, MO
Cooper Thomas T. Sued St. Louis, MO
Coury Philip J. Accused Kansas City-St. Joseph, MO
Craig Walter G J Accused Springfield-Cape Girardeau, MO
Creason Hubert (Hugh) E. Accused St. Louis, MO
Cronin Thomas Sued Kansas City-St. Joseph, MO
Daly Manus Accused Jefferson City, MO
DeAngelis John B. Accused Jefferson City, MO
Degnan John F. Accused Jefferson City, MO
DeGuire Charles M. Sued St. Louis, MO
Deragowski Eugene Accused Springfield-Cape Girardeau, MO
Dorn Louis E. Accused Jefferson City, MO
Doyle Brendan Accused Jefferson City, MO
Duesdieker Robert W. Accused Jefferson City, MO
Duggan Thomas Accused Jefferson City, MO
Faletti Stephen L. Accused Jefferson City, MO
Fischer John H. Accused Jefferson City, MO
Fisher (Fischer) Judith R. Settled St. Louis, MO
Fitzgerald Alfred J. Settled St. Louis, MO
Ford James H. Sued Kansas City-St. Joseph, MO
Forman Bruce Accused St. Louis, MO
Freymuth Michael A. Accused St. Louis, MO
Funke James A. Convicted St. Louis, MO
Gaiter Chester E. Accused St. Louis, MO
Gavin John L. Sued St. Louis, MO
Geimer Richard Accused Kansas City-St. Joseph, MO
Ghio John J. Accused St. Louis, MO
Grady James Patrick Convicted St. Louis, MO
Graham Thomas Convicted St. Louis, MO
Greene Donal Accused Jefferson City, MO
Gregovich Lawrence E. Accused Springfield-Cape Girardeau, MO
Gummersbach James L. Settled St. Louis, MO
Hart (Bp) Joseph Sued Kansas City-St. Joseph, MO
Heck Donald Henry Convicted St. Louis, MO
Hederman Kevin F. Sued St. Louis, MO
Hess John P. Convicted St. Louis, MO
Honhart/Honart Mark A. Sued Kansas City-St. Joseph, MO
Hoppe Sylvester J. Settled Kansas City-St. Joseph, MO
Jiang Xiu Hui (Joseph) Sued St. Louis, MO
Johnson Earl Sued Kansas City-St. Joseph, MO
Johnston Robert F. Sued St. Louis, MO
Kertz Louis Sued St. Louis, MO
Kohnen Henry J. Sued St. Louis, MO
Kuchar Bryan Convicted St. Louis, MO
Lahr Melvin Accused Jefferson City, MO
Lause Richard L. Settled St. Louis, MO
Lawbaugh James Sued Kansas City-St. Joseph, MO
Lehmkuhl Gerhardt B. Convicted St. Louis, MO
Lessard Joseph P. Sued St. Louis, MO
Lippert Alexander P. Accused St. Louis, MO
Long John Accused Jefferson City, MO
Lucas Eric Accused Jefferson City, MO
Lutz Frederick J. Accused Springfield-Cape Girardeau, MO
McDonough John Roger Sued St. Louis, MO
McGlynn Francis E. Sued Kansas City-St. Joseph, MO
McGrath Michael S. Settled St. Louis, MO
McHugh Paul Accused Springfield-Cape Girardeau, MO
McMyler Patrick Accused Jefferson City, MO
McNally James P. Accused Jefferson City, MO
Meinhardt Louis Sued St. Louis, MO
Miller Charles H. Accused St. Louis, MO
Mohan James J. Accused Jefferson City, MO
Monahan Hugh F. Sued Kansas City-St. Joseph, MO
Mulokozi Deusdedit Accused Jefferson City, MO
Musholt Silas Accused Jefferson City, MO
Muth Stephen J. Sued Kansas City-St. Joseph, MO
Nixon Dominic Accused Jefferson City, MO
O’Brien Thomas J., Msgr Sued Kansas City-St. Joseph, MO
O’Connell (Bp) Anthony J. Settled Jefferson City, MO
Osborne Robert R. Sued St. Louis, MO
Parrott Thomas Sued Kansas City-St. Joseph, MO
Parry Bede Sued Kansas City-St. Joseph, MO
Patterson Charles H. Accused Jefferson City, MO
Pavlik James J. Sued St. Louis, MO
Pinkston Nickolas Eugene Arrested St. Louis, MO
Poepperling William C. Sued St. Louis, MO
Pool Gary W. Sued Jefferson City, MO
Posey Thaddeus Sued St. Louis, MO
Ratigan Shawn Francis Convicted Kansas City-St. Joseph, MO
Reardon Thomas M. Sued Kansas City-St. Joseph, MO
Ross Joseph D. Convicted St. Louis, MO
Rynish John J. Accused Springfield-Cape Girardeau, MO
Schlachter Eric A. Accused Jefferson City, MO
Schneider Stephen A. Accused Springfield-Cape Girardeau, MO
Schutty John Joseph Accused Jefferson City, MO
Scobee Robert G. Accused Jefferson City, MO
Seidel Michael L. Accused St. Louis, MO
Seifner Thomas Accused Jefferson City, MO
Shibley Amel A. Accused Springfield-Cape Girardeau, MO
Smyth Sean J. Accused Jefferson City, MO
Stauber James Frederick Accused St. Louis, MO
Straub Donald J. Settled St. Louis, MO
Sutton Gregory J. Convicted St. Louis, MO
Tatro Timothy Accused Jefferson City, MO
Thiel James Sued St. Louis, MO
Tierney Michael Sued Kansas City-St. Joseph, MO
Triulzi Daniel A. Sued St. Louis, MO
TRUE Isaac Sued Kansas City-St. Joseph, MO
Tulipana John Accused Kansas City-St. Joseph, MO
Urbanic James Sued Kansas City-St. Joseph, MO
Valentine Leroy A. Settled St. Louis, MO
Vatterott William Accused St. Louis, MO
Wallace Donald L. Accused Jefferson City, MO
Ward Thomas J. Sued Kansas City-St. Joseph, MO
Wegenek Jerry Joseph Sued Kansas City-St. Joseph, MO
Wells John Accused Springfield-Cape Girardeau, MO
Whiteley John J. Settled Jefferson City, MO
Wieberg John R. Accused St. Louis, MO
Wise Stephen Sued Kansas City-St. Joseph, MO
Wolken Gary P. Convicted St. Louis, MO
Woulfe John J. Sued St. Louis, MO
Wyrsch Louis Accused Springfield-Cape Girardeau, MO
Yim Robert J. Settled St. Louis, MO
Zacheis Dennis B. Sued St. Louis, MO
Howard Gerald/Carmen Sita Accused Jefferson, MO
Pender John Accused Jefferson, MO
Westhoff Frank Accused Jefferson, MO
Cleary Michael Accused St. Louis, MO
Hough John Accused St. Louis, MO
Kegel Francis Accused St. Louis, MO
Kirchoff Dennis Accused St. Louis, MO
Kraus Phillip Accused St. Louis, MO
Lehmkuhl Gerhardt Accused St. Louis, MO
Maio Eugene Accused St. Louis, MO
McShane James Accused St. Louis, MO
O’Liddy Patrick Accused St. Louis, MO
Short Anthony Accused St. Louis, MO
Pieper George Accused St. Louis, MO
Pilgram Paul Accused St. Louis, MO
Witzofksy Richard Accused St. Louis, MO

Forester Haynie is an advocate for victims of clergy abuse as well as for anyone abused by a person in a position of power.  If you have suffered sexual abuse by a member of the clergy or a person of authority please fill out the form or call us at (888) 869-8100. Our firm offers free consultations to help you access compensation and help with your recovery.  We stand ready to assist you, and we stand ready to hold these institutions to accountable

In the U.S. legal system, all accused persons are presumed innocent until proven guilty. This chart is based generally on allegations reported publicly in the media or publicly filed in the courts. Forester Haynie does not confirm the accuracy of any actual allegation, and this chart is not a representation of the legal case history of an individual. Reasonable efforts have been made to ensure accuracy.

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