Sister Catherine Mulkerrin

 

Age: 73

 

Summary: former assistant director of the Boston Archdiocesan Office for Victims of Abuse who advise Roman Catholic Church leaders in Boston to warn parishioners about priests accused of sexually abusing children before the church scandal broke in 2002, who said she heard allegations against more than 100 priests but many of her memos to supervisors were later released as part of lawsuits filed against the archdiocese by alleged victims, and who said archdiocese leaders ignored her repeated concerns that priests accused of sexual abuse were allowed to return to parish work without supervision.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cancer

 

Born: December 19, 1935

 

Died: May 17, 2008

 

Location: Framingham, Massachusetts