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