Rochester Churches Ontario County
St. Dominic


Location: Ontario County, Shortsville
Address: 97 W. Main St. Map
Parish formed: 1883 [mission], 1922 [parish]
Present church built: September 16, 1900 (dedicated)
Present affiliation: Part of the St. Peter parish
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  • Fr. Lee, -1895
  • Fr. Felix J. O'Hanlon, Feb. 12, 1895-1922 [upon death]
  • Fr. John J. Ganey, 1922-1927 [First resident pastor]
  • Fr. John E. Napier, 1927-1958 [upon retirement]
  • Fr. Leo E. Hastings, 1958-June 27, 1961 [upon retirement, poor health]
  • Fr. Richard C. O'Connell, -June 27, 1961 [Temporary administrator]
  • Fr. John F. Woloch, June 27, 1961-June 8, 1976 [upon death]
  • Fr. Joseph M. Sasso, June 1976-1977 [Temporary administrator]
  • Fr. Robert J. Donovan, 1977-June 28, 1983
  • Fr. William J. Cosgrove, June 28, 1983-June 2000 [upon retirement]
  • Fr. Charles L. McCarthy , -Sep. 19, 1988 [Temporary administrator]
  • Fr. John F. Gagnier, June 2000-June 26, 2007
  • Fr. Donald Curtiss, June 26, 2007-June 25, 2013
  • Fr. John F. Gagnier, June 25, 2013 [Administrator], June 24, 2014-June 27, 2017 [Pastor]
  • Fr. Peter D. Van Lieshout, June 27, 2017-June 25, 2019 [Administrator], June 25, 2019-present [Pastor]


Coming soon...

Exterior Photographs
Interior Photographs

Crests along the rafters

Stations of the Cross

Stained Glass
Historical Photographs


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