Rochester Churches Monroe County
St. Thomas More


Location: Monroe County, Brighton
Address: 2617 East Ave. Map
Parish formed: 1953
Present church built: July 27, 1958
Present affiliation: Parish, part of the Our Lady Queen of Peace/St. Thomas More cluster
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  • Fr. Francis J. Pegnam, 1953-June 30, 1982
  • Bp. Dennis W. Hickey, June 30, 1982-June 1985 [upon retirement]
  • Fr. Robert L. Collins, June 1985-Dec. 1996
  • Sr. Karen Considine SSJ, July 1, 1991-Dec. 31, 1991 [Temporary administrator, sabbatical]
  • Fr. Andrew Grzela, Jan. 1997-June 24, 1997 [Administrator], June 24, 1997-May 19, 1998 [Pastor; upon death]
  • Fr. Lee P. Chase, Aug. 1998-June 25, 1999 [Administrator] June 25, 1999-June 24, 2008 [Pastor]
  • Margaret Ostromecki, June 24, 2008-June 30, 2015 [Administrator]
  • Fr. Joseph Hart, June 30, 2015-present


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