Former Archbishop of Milwaukee who paid $450,000 of diocesan funds to a former male lover to prevent a lawsuit in 2002.
He became ordained after studying theology at St. Vincent Seminary in Latrobe.
He admitted to covering up sexual abuse by priests and allowing these priests to continue working for the church without warning parishioners or alerting the police.
He has four sisters and one brother.
He was appointed the Archbishop of Milwaukee by Pope Paul VI in 1977.