Alvaro Corcuera

 

 

 

Age: 56

 

Summary: Mexican Roman Catholic priest who had led the Legion of Christ religious order through the turmoil surrounding revelations that its founder Rev. Marcial Maciel was a pedophile and fraud when he took over as superior in 2005 (a year after the Vatican opened a secret sex abuse investigation of Maciel), but who stepped down as superior in 2012 because of a brain tumor.

 

 

Cause of Death: Brain tumor

 

Born: July 22, 1957

 

Died: June 30, 2014

 

Location: Mexico City, Mexico