Rochester Churches Monroe County
Church of the Good Shepherd


Location: Monroe County, Henrietta
Address: 3318 E. Henrietta Rd. Map
Parish formed: 1911
Present church built: 1911
Present affiliation: Closed
Date closed: October 21, 2019
Web site:


Good Shepherd
  • Msgr. Thomas F. Connors, 1911-1916
  • Fr. Cornelius Sike, 1916-1918
  • Fr. Victor J. Hurley, 1919-1939
  • Fr. Raymond M. Lynd, 1939-1946 [upon death?]
  • Fr. George Vogt, 1946-June 1972 [upon retirement]
  • Fr. Leo J. Mans, June 1972-1973
  • Fr. Roy J. Kiggins/Fr. Robert J. Miller, 1973-June 25, 1980 [Co-pastorate]
  • Fr. Roy J. Kiggins/Fr. Edward L. Palumbos, June 25, 1980-June 30, 1987 [Co-pastorate]
  • Fr. Edward L. Palumbos, June 30, 1987-June 30, 1992 [sole pastor]
  • Fr. Joseph E. Larrabee, Jan. 1, 1989- [Temporary administrator, sabbatical]
  • Fr. Lawrence A. Gross, June 30, 1992-Sep. 23, 1994
  • Fr. Michael J. Bausch, Sep. 23, 1994-June 25, 2002
  • Susan Reed, July 2001-Dec. 2001 [Temporary administrator, sabbatical]
  • Douglas Della Pietra, June 25, 2002-June 2005 (co-pastorate at some point w/ Susan Reed)
  • Susan Reed, June 2005-Dec. 2005 [Temporary administrator, sabbatical]
  • Nancy DeRycke, June 2008-June 2010 [Administrator]
  • Barbara Swiecki, June 2010-June 13, 2018 [Administrator; upon death]
  • Sr. Sheila Stevenson RSM, June 26, 2018-October 21, 2019 [Administrator]
St. Alban fellowship
  • Fr. John Cornelius, 2012-2014 [upon retirement]


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Exterior Photographs
Interior Photographs

Stations of the Cross

Stained Glass

Chapel (Used for all Sunday Masses)

Chapel - Stations of the Cross
Historical Photographs


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