Monthly Archives: February 2017

Sister Ave Maria Maickel,CSJ

We celebrate the life of Ave Maria Maickel, a Sister of St. Joseph for 70 years. Ave knew the love God bestowed on her and it shaped her life enabling her to share that love with countless others. Born in

Monthly Archives: February 2017

Sister Catherine Mezzacapo, CSJ

  Today we gather to celebrate the life of Sister Catherine Mezzacapo, a Sister of Saint Joseph for nearly eighty years. We recognize the long and vibrant life of a woman who requested the entrance hymn we will sing this

Monthly Archives: February 2017

Sister Catherine Atkins, CSJ

Joy comes from knowing you are loved and all of us here were privileged to know the joy Cathy radiated each day. This morning we will join in the Eucharist, the ultimate celebration of the outpouring of God’s love on

Monthly Archives: February 2017

Sister Consuela DeBiase, CSJ

  Today we celebrate the life of Sister Consuela DeBiase. What is the measure of a life well lived?  One could start with the simple facts of her childhood– born in Brooklyn on September 7,1937, eldest daughter of Caesare and

Monthly Archives: February 2017

Sister Frances E. Costello, CSJ

Sister Frances Costello entered the Siosters of St. Joseph in February 2, 1943.  She earned a BA in Italian at Manhattan College and studied Special Education at Catholic University of America.. How else to begin this reflection on the life