Pastor accused of ‘suspected financial improprieties’

Pastor accused of ‘suspected financial improprieties’

GARDEN — A pastor in Delta County has been placed on administrative leave.

Father Brian Gerber, the director of Marygrove Retreat Center in Garden, has been placed on administrative leave for what church officials are calling ‘suspected financial improprieties.’

Police are looking into the matter. Father Timothy Ferguson, the associate pastor at St. Peter Cathedral in Marquette, will serve as the center’s interim director.