Gignac, Sister Bernice

Sister Bernice Gignac, SNJM

Sister Bernard-Michel

July 29, 1941 – March 5, 2016

Departed this life on March 5, 2016 at Devonshire Seniors Residence in Windsor, Ontario. Sister Bernice had celebrated 74 years of life and 55 years of religious profession.

Qualley, Sister Carol

Sister Carol Qualley, SNJM

Sister Mary Elisia

December 23, 1928 – March 5, 2016

On December 23, 1928, in Seattle, Washington, John and Martha Cobine Qualley welcomed their second daughter, Carol. Carol was educated at Sacred Heart, Immaculate High School, Holy Names Academy, all in Seattle and graduated from Holy Names Academy, Spokane.

McDonough, Sister Kathleen

Sister Kathleen McDonough, SNJM

Sister Eileen Catharine

June 25, 1930 – March 5, 2016

Departed this life on March 5, 2016 at Our Lady of Fatima, Saratoga, California. Sister Kathleen had celebrated 85 years of life and 64 years of religious profession.

Powers, Sister Elizabeth Roberta

Sister Elizabeth Roberta Powers, SNJM

Bernice Powers

October 20, 1916 – February 29, 2016

Departed this life on February 29, 2016 at Devonshire Seniors Residence in Windsor, Ontario. Sister Elizabeth Roberta had celebrated 99 years of life and 79 years of religious profession.

“The Water Nun” Anna Keim, SNJM Featured in Pasadena Star News

As women religious committed to Christ’s saving path of peace and mercy, we implore U.S. lawmakers to do everything in their power to stop the carnage of mass shootings that have ended so many lives and broken so many hearts. Of course, we pray for the victims of the Las Vegas shooting…

Dubbing her the “water nun,” the Pasadena Star News celebrates the passion of Anna Keim, SNJM for teaching Ramona Convent Secondary School, Alhambra students about justice and free, clean water…

Ramona Convent Secondary School’s Homelessness Solidarity Retreat

Sixteen Ramona students recently attended Ramona’s first Homelessness Solidarity Retreat, designed by Anna Keim, SNJM. Students listened to a presentation on homelessness by Judy Vaughn, CSJ, director of Alexandria House in Los Angeles. Sr. Judy brought a guest speaker who…

Final Vow Ceremony for Anna Keim, SNJM

Photos from the Final Vow ceremony for Anna Keim, SNJM are available to view on our Facebook page at: 159027698807&type=3. You do not need to have a Facebook account to view them…

Santilli, Sister Oliviann

 Sister Oliviann Santilli, SNJM

Olive Gloria Santilli

June 25, 1921 – December 21, 2010

Sister Mary Oliviann Santilli, age 89, died on December 21, 2010. She was a vowed member of the Sisters of the Holy Names for 64 years.

Zimmerman, Sister Irene

 Sister Irene Zimmerman, SNJM

July 19, 1924 – October 1, 2010

Sister Irene Zimmerman, age 86, died on October 2, 2010. She was a vowed Sister for 67 years.

Aicher, Sister Agatha

 Sister Agatha Aicher, SNJM

Florence Aicher

January 28, 1926 – September 9, 2010

Sister Agatha Aicher (Florence), age 84, and a vowed Sister of the Holy Names for 59 years, died on September 9, 2010.