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Bruce Maxwell

Ordained May 10, 1975, Father Bruce Maxwell was publicly named by the Canons Regular of the Order of the Holy Cross, Crosier Fathers and Brothers of the Province of St. Odilia (OSC) as having one or more credible claims of sexual abuse of minors in October of 2002.

According to the Crosiers, Father Maxwell worked at the following parishes:

· Deacon, St. Columban’s Parish, Birmingham, MI, 1974-1975

· Mission Director, Hastings, NE, 1975-1982

· Pastor, Sacred Heart, Kenesaw, NE, 1977-1982

· Parochial Vicar, St. Cyprian’s, Riverview, MI, 1983-1984

· Project Director, Archdiocesan Computer Development Program, Detroit, MI, 1984-1986

· Weekend assistance, Archdiocese of Detroit, 1984-1987

· Superior, Crosier Community of Riverview, MI, 1986-1989

· Director of Religious Services, Gabriel Richard High School, Riverview, MI, 1986-1989

· Parochial Vicar, St. Cyprian’s, Riverview, MI, 1987-1989

· Chaplain, U.S. Coast Guard, Petaluma, CA, 1989-1992

· Chaplain, Naval Support Unit, Manama, Bahrain, 1992–1994

· Chaplain, Destroyer Squadron 8, Mayport, FL, 1994–1996

· Chaplain, Destroyer Squadron 14, Mayport, FL. 1996

· Chaplain, Fleet Activities, Yokosuka, Japan, 1996–1998

· Chaplain, Marine Corps Air Station, Jacksonville, N.C., 1998–2001

· Chaplain, Marines, Okinawa, Japan, 2001–2002

· Crosier Community of Phoenix, 2002-death

Father Bruce Maxwell was removed from ecclesiastical ministry on September 9, 2002 and died on February 17, 2006.