Tag: teacher

April 7, 2017

Sister Mary McMahon- 60th Jubilee

Sister Mary McMahon (Sister Mary Margaret) began her ministry in religious life as an elementary school teacher. She has worked in…


March 20, 2017

Sister Frances Whitman

Sister Frances C. Whitman, GNSH, formerly Sister Frances Marian, age 90, died March 18, 2017 in the 53rd year of her religious…


April 4, 2016

Sister Mary Charlotte Barton- 70th Jubilee

Sister Mary Charlotte first encountered the Grey Nuns in elementary school in Lowell, Massachusetts. In the Grey Nuns, she saw…


April 4, 2016

Sister Eileen Murray- 75th Jubilee

Sister Eileen Murray (Sister Paul Francis) is remembered by many of her “boys” who lived at St. Joseph’s Orphanage in…


April 2, 2016

Sister Marlene Butler- 60th Jubilee

Sister Marlene Butler (Sister John Marlene), a native of Buffalo, New York, met the Grey Nuns of the Sacred Heart…


February 25, 2016

She intended to marry Jackie Donahue, but…

When I was very young I had some peculiar ideas about SISTERS.  For example, when our parish held an Open…


February 23, 2016

We Remember Sister Rita Frances Brady

Sister Rita Frances Brady, GNSH, 79, died February 20,2016. Following is the reflection delivered by Sister Mary Elizabeth Looby, GNSH…


December 10, 2015

God isn’t through with her yet!

At age 97, Sister Molly McGuire (Sister Mary Angela) has many cherished memories. Memories of her childhood in Mahanoy City…


July 20, 2015

Sending forth Disciples

As a young teacher and woman religious teaching at Christ the King School in Atlanta in the 1970’s, I received…


April 19, 2015

Sister Rita Frances Brady- 60th Jubilee

Sister Rita Frances Brady met the Grey Nuns when she attended A. Barton Hepburn School of Nursing in Ogdensburg, New…


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