Year: 2013

Sister Catherine Immaculate Roach, CSJ

By Clara Santoro | November 30, 2013 | Comments Off on Sister Catherine Immaculate Roach, CSJ

Mary Anne Roach entered the Sisters of St. Joseph on February 2, 1941. At Reception she was given the name Sister Catherine Immaculate. Catherine earned a BA in English from St. John’s University, an MA in Speech from Columbia University, and certification in Administration from Fordham University. Catherine’s early ministries were teaching elementary school in various parishes but in 1960 she became a teacher of English at Bishop McDonnell Memorial…

Sister Karen Kenney,CSJ

By Clara Santoro | November 20, 2013 | Comments Off on Sister Karen Kenney,CSJ

Catherine Patricia Kenney entered the Sisters of St. Joseph on September 8, 1949. At Reception she received the name Sister Mary Karen. Karen earned a BA in English from St. Francis College, an MA in Ed. Deaf from the University of Buffalo. An MA in Administration from New York University and certification as a school administrator and teacher of the deaf from New York State. Karen’s early ministry was as…

Sister Maria F. Stapleton, CSJ

By Clara Santoro | November 7, 2013 | Comments Off on Sister Maria F. Stapleton, CSJ

Aileen Maria Stapleton entered the Sisters of St. Joseph on February 2, 1936 and at Reception she received the name Sister Maria Frederick. Her early ministry was in elementary education but she soon became a teacher of English at the secondary school level and then a principal at St. Angela Hall Academy, Fontbonne Hall Academy and The Academy of St. Joseph. Maria earned a BA in history at St. John’s…

Sister Edna McKeever, CSJ

By Clara Santoro | November 6, 2013 | Comments Off on Sister Edna McKeever, CSJ

Sister Edna McKeever, CSJ died on November 5, 2013 in the 63rd year of her religious life. Edna McKeever entered the Sisters of St. Joseph on September 6, 1951 and at Reception she received the name Sister Paul Edna. Her early years in ministry were spent teaching elementary school. Later she became a teacher of French at the high school level and then a researcher and archivist. Edna earned a…

Sister Nora Teresa Ashe, CSJ

By Clara Santoro | October 19, 2013 | Comments Off on Sister Nora Teresa Ashe, CSJ

Sister Nora Teresa Ashe died on October 14, 2013 in the 47th year of her religious life. We come together; in faith and hope knowing God is with us in our pain, our bewilderment and in our fond memories of an exceptional woman, a Sister of Saint Joseph, Nora Teresa Ashe. It is significant that we come together, all of us siblings, cousins, from Ireland too,  nieces, nephews, students, colleagues,…

Sister Ann Margaret MCarthy, CSJ

By Clara Santoro | September 13, 2013 | Comments Off on Sister Ann Margaret MCarthy, CSJ

Sister Ann Margaret McCarthy died on September 13, 2013 in the 64th year of her religious life.

Sister Maureen Montgomery, CSJ

By Clara Santoro | September 5, 2013 | Comments Off on Sister Maureen Montgomery, CSJ

Maureen Montgomery, CSJ died on September 5, 2013 in the 62nd year of her religious life.

Sister Virginia Maria Zimmermann, CSJ

By Clara Santoro | August 5, 2013 | Comments Off on Sister Virginia Maria Zimmermann, CSJ

Sister Virginia Zimmermann, CSJ died on August 5, 2013 in the 68th year of her religious life.

Sister Catherine Marie Touhy, CSJ

By Clara Santoro | July 9, 2013 | Comments Off on Sister Catherine Marie Touhy, CSJ

Sister Catherine Marie Touhy, CSJ died on July 9, 2013 in th 69th year of her religious life.

Sister Muriel Keegan, CSJ

By Clara Santoro | July 3, 2013 | Comments Off on Sister Muriel Keegan, CSJ

Sister Muriel Keegan, CSJ died on July 3, 2013 in the 80th year of her religious life.