Michael Dermody

Status: Deceased 2006
Diocesan Response: Removed from ministry in 1989 following receipt of report
Year and Place of Birth:1932, Ireland
Seminary Attended: St. Kieran's College, Ireland
Date Ordained / Connection to Diocese: Ordained 1958 as priest of the Diocese of Sacramento

Assignments in Diocese of Sacramento

  • 1958-1962: St. Joseph, Auburn
  • 1962-1966: St. Anthony, Mt. Shasta
  • 1965-1970: St. Lawrence, North Highlands
  • 1970-1974: St. Joseph, McCloud
  • 1974-1989: St. Dominic, Orland

Reporting Victims

Date range of alleged abuse: 1965-1989

  1. Female, between ages of 18-25
    • Nature of accusation(s): Sexual touching and fondling, oral copulation, sexual intercourse
    • Year reported to diocese: 1989
  2. Male, under the age of 14
    • Nature of accusation(s): Sexual touching and fondling
    • Year reported to diocese: 2019