Tag: Melrose Academy

April 22, 2021

Sister Rita Margraff (Sister Rita Marie) Sixtieth Jubilee

Two cities share the locale for Sister Rita Margraff’s life journey: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Buffalo, New York. Born in Philadelphia,…


April 22, 2021

Sister Mary Charlotte Barton Seventy-fifth Jubilee

There is a theory that oldest children are often natural leaders. Sister Mary Charlotte, as the oldest of seven siblings,…


January 28, 2021

Sister Mary Dee Smith, GNSH (formerly Peter Michael)

Sister Mary Dee Smith, GNSH, formerly Sister Peter Michael, 81, died on Wednesday, January 27, 2021 in the 56th year…


December 16, 2020

Sister Marian Adrian, GNSH

Sister Marian Adrian, GNSH, 90, died December 14, 2020 in the 69th year of her religious life. A lifelong educator…


May 6, 2020

Sister Anne Zita Crudden- 60th Jubilee

Sister Anne Zita is in the process of writing the story of her very interesting life which began in St….


May 6, 2020

Sister Ann McKee (Ann of the Sacred Heart)- 60th Jubilee

The fact that Sister Ann’s religious name was Sister Ann of the Sacred Heart indicates her great attraction to the…


May 6, 2020

Sister Karen Marie Voltz- 60th Jubilee

“The people I visit give more to me than I give to them. They are faith-filled people and never complain…


February 21, 2020

Sister Jacqueline Weigle, GNSH

Sister Jacqueline (Jackie) Weigle, GNSH died Sunday, February 16, 2020 in the 39th year of her religious life. She was…


January 31, 2020

Sister Mary Sue Thomas (formerly Sr. Mary Susan)

Sister Mary Sue Thomas, GNSH (formerly Sister Mary Susan), 91, died January 29, 2020 at St. Joseph’s Manor, Meadowbrook, PA…


December 20, 2019

Melrose Reunion

Melrose Academy High School founded in 1921 by the Grey Nuns of the Sacred Heart held an Alumnae reunion on…