Month: March 2015

Sister Bernard Loretto Carr,CSJ

By Clara Santoro | March 27, 2015 | Comments Off on Sister Bernard Loretto Carr,CSJ

Today we come together to celebrate the magnanimous gift of the life and love of Sister Bernard Loretto Carr, a Sister of Saint Joseph for over seventy-seven years. Daughter of James and Mary Elizabeth, she was a Brooklyn girl from Holy Cross Parish and after graduating from our Juniorate, she entered the congregation in 1939. Sister Bernard Loretto earned a degree in Spanish from St. John’s University which prepared her…

Sister Gertrude Marion Nokes, CSJ

By Clara Santoro | March 20, 2015 | Comments Off on Sister Gertrude Marion Nokes, CSJ

We celebrate the life of Sister Gertrude Nokes, a Sister of St. Joseph for nearly fifty-nine years. Gertrude’s life was one of service as teacher and dedicated secretary, serving Catholic Medical Center for thirty years. Gertrude, daughter of Anne and William, had her faith nurtured in elementary school at Our Lady of Perpetual help in Brooklyn and Stella Maris High School in Rockaway. She learned early on that compassion, dedication…

Sister Anne Brendan Delaney, CSJ

By Clara Santoro | March 11, 2015 | Comments Off on Sister Anne Brendan Delaney, CSJ

We celebrate the life of Sister Anne Brendan Delaney, a Sister of Saint Joseph for over seventy-one years. In this we take time to deepen our relationship with God who loves us unconditionally and impels us to share God’s care and compassion with others. As Sisters of Saint Joseph we commit our lives to bring all into union with God and one another without distinction. Anne lived that commitment every…