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Fr. Michael Francis Krol

Ordained, 1945

Notes: Fr. Michael Krol worked in various dioceses throughout the United States. In 2019, Fr. Krol was named on the Diocese of Austin’s “List of clergy and religious who have been credibly accused of committing sexual abuse against a minor” and on the Diocese of Norwich’s “List of Clergy with Allegations of Substance of Sexual Abuse of a Minor Who Served in the Diocese of Norwich” in the subsection “Priests who Served in the Diocese of Norwich who had Allegations in Other Places but not in the Diocese of Norwich.” Fr. Krol was also included in the Colorado Attorney General’s Special Master’s Report on “Roman Catholic Clergy Sexual Abuse of Children in Colorado from 1950 to 2019.” According to the Special Master’s Report, three minor boys were sexually abused by Fr. Krol in approximately 1962 while he worked in the Diocese of Pueblo. It is believed that Fr. Krol died in 1996.

Assignments within the Archdiocese/Diocese(s) in Colorado: Pueblo


1946-1949 Unknown

1950-1951 St. Francis Xavier, Enid, OK (OKL)

1952-1953 Sacred Heart, Sayre, OK (OKL)

1954-1960 Unknown

1961 St. Finbar’s, Brooklyn, NY (BRK)

1962 St. Francis de Sales, Lamar, CO (PBL)

1963-1964 Our Lady of Perpetual Help, New London, CT (NOR)

1965-1969 Unknown

1970-1971 St. Thomas, Hamilton, TX (AUS)

1972-1973 St. Mary’s, San Saba, TX (AUS)

1974-1976 St. Mary’s, Bremond, TX (AUS)

1977-1990 Guardian Angels, Wallis, TX (GAL)

1991 Unknown

1992-1994 Retired; St. Anthony’s, Runge, TX (SAT)

1992-1996 Retired; Kopernik Shores, Brownsville, TX (BWN)

1996 Died