Sister Bernice Gignac, SNJM
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.
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.
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.
Sister Elizabeth Roberta Powers, SNJM
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.
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…
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…
Photos from the Final Vow ceremony for Anna Keim, SNJM are available to view on our Facebook page at: http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10151705257358808.1073741826. 159027698807&type=3. You do not need to have a Facebook account to view them…
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.
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.
Sister Agatha Aicher, SNJM
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.