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Sr. Helen Murphy

In Memoriam: Sister Helen Murphy, SC

With her quiet strength and thoughtful nature, Sister Helen dedicated a total of 45 years to the special call of child care service to the poor with humility and expertise. Sister Helen Murphy (Sister Marian Jeanne) was born July 8, 1923 in Yonkers, New York, one of two daughters and three sons of John and […]

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In Memoriam: Sister Mary Elizabeth Phelan, SC

Sister Mary Elizabeth will long be remembered by her students and their families for her kindness and compassion, as well as for all the knowledge she imparted to them. Sister Mary Elizabeth Phelan (Sister Raymond Marian) was born March 30, 1937 in Staten Island. The daughter of John Raymond and Lillian Mary Heddle Phelan, Mary […]

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Sr. Loretto John Meehan

In Memoriam: Sister Loretto John Meehan, SC

Sister Loretto John was a kind, compassionate and caring person and had a marvelous sense of humor. Sister Loretto John Meehan (Anna “Josie”) was born May 27, 1928 in Manhattan, one of four girls and one boy of Martin and Mary White Meehan. Josie attended Saint Paul’s School and Saint Jean Baptiste HS in Manhattan […]

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In Memoriam: Sister Marie Schutté, SC

Sister Marie’s students, their parents and all who knew her will long remember her kindness, generosity and compassion. Sister Marie Schutté (Sister Catherine Maureen) was born in Brooklyn May 16, 1924. She was one of three daughters and three sons of George and Catherine Schneller Schutté. Marie attended Saint Brigid School and Bishop McDonnell High […]

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Sr. Joan Glowacki

In Memoriam: Sister Joan Glowacki, SC

Both in and out of the classroom, Sister Joan was known as a kind and compassionate person who enjoyed teaching and various other jobs where she worked closely with people of all ages. Sister Joan Glowacki (Sister Maria Seton) was born December 22, 1927 in Maspeth, Queens, the daughter of Francis and Sophie Kaminski Glowacki. […]

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In Memoriam: Sister Margaret Aileen Fennell, SC

Sister Margaret Aileen loved her work with the children she taught and counseled. She will long be remembered by her students for the knowledge which she imparted and the helpful advice she so kindly gave. Sister Margaret Aileen Fennell (Sister Miriam Brendan) was born March 23, 1928 in New York City. She was one of […]

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In Memoriam: Sister Margaret Beaudette, SC

My sculpture was the best way I could express that God, ever compassionate and kind, is incarnated in the figures I sculpt. Sister Margaret Beaudette (Sister Marie Gerard) was born March 5, 1928 in Astoria, New York. She was one of three children, two daughters and one son, born to Aldrick and Margaret Doyle Beaudette. […]

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In Memoriam: Sister Mary Theresa Fowler, SC

Sister Theresa was an excellent and enthusiastic educator who will long be remembered by her students and their parents. Sister Mary Theresa Fowler (Sister Mary Charles) was born April 2, 1931 in Manhattan, one of seven children of Jeremiah and Julia O’Byrne Fowler. Mary Theresa attended Ascension School and Cathedral HS before entering the Sisters […]

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In Memoriam: Sister Bernadette Del Frate, SC

Sister Bernadette’s gifts were her solid common sense, her peaceful presence, and unwavering commitment to those she served so well. Sister Bernadette Marie Del Frate (Sister Maureen Joseph) was born September 11, 1931 in Jackson Heights, Queens. She was one of two daughters born to Victor and Marguerite Ryan Del Frate. Bernadette attended Sacred Heart […]

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In Memoriam: Sister Mary T. Boyle, SC

Sister Mary was a quiet, compassionate and generous person. Both her patients and her students were impressed by her kindness and caring. Sister Mary T. Boyle (Sister Dominic Marie) was born September 30, 1924 in Bayonne, New Jersey, one of three daughters and one son born to Hugh and Helen Dugan Boyle. Mary attended Saint […]

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