Fr. John W. Coppinger, a Franciscan priest of the Archdiocese of New York, was removed from active ministry in May 2002 in the wake of an allegation that he had behaved inappropriately in the past.
Fr. John W. Coppinger was ordained a priest for the Archdiocese of New York in 1972 and worked at the following locations:
(Sources: The Official Catholic Directory & www.bishop-accountability.org)