John deLeeuw

Posted at 4:37 PM, Apr 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-18 19:14:46-04
John DeLeeuw. Courtesy:

Alleged Abuse:  Named by the Diocese of Lafayette as a priest against whom a credible accusation has been made regarding sexual abuse of a minor or vulnerable adult.

In April 2019, one of De Leeuw’s accusers came forward and spoke to KATC about her abuse.

Where he is now: Deceased


1944 – Ordained

St. Martin de Tours, St. Martinville

St. Genevieve, Lafayette

St. Jules, Lafayette

Charity Hospital, Lafayette

St. Eugene, Grand Chenier

St. Leo the Great, Lafayette

1986 – Retired

2011 – Removed from Diocese of Lafayette

2015 – Died