Father Joseph McGarvey

Diocese of Camden

Known Assignments:

  • St. Joseph, East Camden
  • St. Cecilia, Pennsauken
  • St. Mary, Gloucester
  • St. Joseph, Woodstown
  • St. Ann, Elmer
  • St. Mary Magdalen, Millville
  • St. Maria Goretti, Runnemede

Summary of Sexual Abuse allegations against Father Joseph McGarvey:

Father Joseph McGarvey was accused of sexually abusing three teenaged boys, ages 12-15, beginning in the late 1960's. The three victims filed a civil suit against McGarvey, which settled for $384,000. The abuse was reported to the church in 1986, but McGarvey was not removed from ministry until the lawsuit was filed in 1993.

Father McGarvey was ordained in 1950.

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