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About Fr. Karl

Fr. Karl Loeb is a native of Dunkirk, New York. After graduating form Jamestown Community College in 1976, he spent approximately ten years in the accounting profession. During those years, he was active in his home parish of St. Elizabeth Seton. He served as assistant organist and choir director, later assuming directorship. He also served as a Eucharistic Minister. He made Cursillo in 1985 and became active in the Dunkirk-Fredonia Ultreya.

In 1988, Fr. Karl entered priestly formation where he resided at the former Pope John Paul II Residence in Buffalo while studying at Canisius College graduating in 1990. From there, he entered Christ the King Seminary in East Aurora graduating in 1994. He was ordained a priest for the Diocese of Buffalo on May 13, 1995 by Bishop Edward D. Head.

Fr. Karl served as parochial vicar at Ss. Peter and Paul in Jamestown, St. Leo the Great in Amherst, and Nativity of Our Lord in Orchard Park. He served as Temporary Administrator at St. John's in Jamestown and St. Teresa of Avila in Akron. He served as pastor of St. Vincent de Paul in Attica and, after the merger with St. Joseph's in Varysburg, as pastor of Ss. Joachim and Anne Parish. He became pastor of St. Vincent de Paul in Springbrook on May 27, 2014.

Welcome Fr. Karl!


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