Memorials

Sister Rene Marie Randon, CSJ

This Easter season sets the tone for our liturgy this morning.  For those who believe, life has not ended for our Sister Rene Randon, but changed.  The Easter scripture readings encourage us to “Rejoice and Be Glad”, as we marvel at the wondrous works of God.  Today, we enter into a joyous celebration of S. Rene’s entrance into eternal life.

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Sister Mary Ita O’Donnell, CSJ

We come together to celebrate the faith-filled and joyous life of Sister Mary Ita O’Donnell, a Sister of St. Joseph for 70 years. Can’t you hear the Mets cheering her home!  As she cheered so arduously for them. Born to John and Margaret O’Donnell, Irish and Scottish immigrants, Mary and her siblings, John, Ann, and Joan grew up in Hewlett

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Sister St. Philip Kiely, CSJ

 As I start to speak, I need to take you back in time. For those who are not aware,in times past Sisters asked permissions for almost everything, and when a sister was not sure of getting the needed permission she assumed the permission and moved ahead. So,fast forward to today. I know that if I had asked Sister Philip for

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Sister Catherine Stasi, CSJ

We gather to celebrate the life of Sister Catherine Stasi, formerly Sister Marian Consilio, our wonderful and beloved Stasi, a sister of St. Joseph for 69 faithful and grace-filled years.. We join in prayer today to welcome Stasi’s loving family ~ her treasured nieces and nephews, their family and friends.  You have often stated what a gift your Aunt Katie

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Sister Jane Carolyn Fritz, CSJ

We gather to celebrate the grace-filled life of Sister Jane Carolyn Fritz (formerly Sister St. Aloysius), a Sister of St. Joseph for 59 faithful and fruitful years.  The suddenness of Jane’s death touches us deeply and leaves an emptiness in our lives.   As we mourn her loss our faith in the Resurrection brings us peace. Born to Herbert and Florence

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Sister Joan Ann Larkin, CSJ

It is my privilege to welcome you all to this celebration of the life of our dearly beloved Sister Joan Larkin, Sister St. Ligouri, who was a dedicated Sister of St. Joseph for 71 years! Joan Ann Larkin was born to Cyril and Anna Larkin in New York City.  Joan was the youngest of three adorable little girls and she

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Sister Aquinata McGrath, CSJ

.We come together to celebrate and give thanks for the graced life  of Sister Mary Aquinata, a Sister of St. Joseph for 73 faith-filled years. Born Joan Marguerite to Julia and Michael McGrath, Aquinata grew up in her beloved Brooklyn with the vibrant parish life of St. Brendan’s as the center of her world. Her deep love for her family,

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Sister Mary Geraghty, CSJ

  We celebrate the life of our beloved Sister Mary Geraghty formerly Sister Francis Martin, a Sister of St. Joseph for 74 faithful and grace-filled years.  In Mary’s own words, written at the time of her 25th Jubilee she stated: “My journey as a Sister of St. Joseph has been energizing as well as challenging.  Aware of the ‘hand of

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Sister Mary Margaret Daly, CSJ

  Welcome to this sacred space of Sacred Heart Chapel – to all present and to those who join us from afar.  We come together in great love and gratitude for the life of Sister Mary Daly, formerly Sister Helen Marie, a Sister of St. Joseph for 79 years. Nest week Mary celebrates her 97th birthday with her God who

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