Monthly Archives: January 2014

Sister Mary deLourdes O’Brien, CSJ

Excellence tempered by gentleness peace and joy. The life of Sister Mary de Lourdes O’Brien exemplified these words. Born into a close knit family, they were intimately connected in the Brooklyn neighborhood of the Nativity Parish. Mary attended Nativity School,

Monthly Archives: January 2014

Sister Mary Catherine Leclair, CSJ

Catherine LeClair entered the congregation on September 8, 1947. At reception, she was given the name Sister Mary Catherine. Mary Catherine’s ministry was in the area of education both in elementary and secondary schools. She held a degree in Business

Monthly Archives: January 2014

Sister Patricia Ann Lawless, CSJ

Patricia Ann Lawless entered the Sisters of St. Joseph on September 8, 1957 and at Reception she received the name Sister Mary Laurentine. Her early ministries were as a teacher in the elementary schools of the Diocese. Meanwhile, she earned