Notes: Fr. Lawrence Sievers was ordained a priest in the Diocese of Pueblo. In 2014, and again in 2018, a woman reported being sexually abused as a minor child in 1969 by Fr. Sievers. At the time, Fr. Sievers was an assistant pastor at St. Joseph’s Parish in Grand Junction, Colorado. Reportedly, Fr. Sievers was the Grand Junction Youth Moderator for the Diocese of Pueblo. Fr. Sievers reportedly left the priesthood in 1973 and was subsequently laicized. Fr. Sievers was 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.” Fr. Sievers current whereabouts and whether he has access to children are unknown.
Assignments within the Archdiocese/Diocese(s) in Colorado: Pueblo
1970-1971 St. Francis Xavier, Pueblo, CO (PBL)
1972 St. Joseph, Grand Junction, CO (PBL); Veterans Administration Hospital, Grand Junction, CO (PBL)
1972-1973 St. Mary Hospital, Grand Junction, CO (PBL)