Samuel A. Greene, Jr.


Age: 63

Summary: founder of Christ of the Hills Monastery that closed amid scandal over the alleged sexual abuse of novice monks and a fraudulent weeping Virgin Mary painting who had pleaded guilty in 2000 to indecency and was sentenced to 10 years' probation, but who was due in court on Sept. 14, 2007 where prosecutors planned to seek to have his probation revoked.

Cause of Death: Apparent suicide

Born: August 9, 1944

Died: September 17, 2007

Blanco, Texas