Archdiocese releases list

The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis released a list Thursday, Dec. 5, naming priests who have been “credibly accused” of sexual misconduct with minors during their careers. All of the priests have either been removed from the ministry or have died. 

Five of those on the list have served at parishes in the New Prague-Montgomery area and a sixth retired to the area and at one time served as a fill-in priest at area parishes. 

Included on the list are:

 

Gilbert DeSutter, 85 

Louis Heitzer, deceased

Robert Kapoun, 75 

Joseph Pinkosh, 70 

Richard Skluzacek, deceased

Clarence Vavra, 74

 

Read more in the December 12, 2013, edition of The New Prague Times.