Voices of Angela

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Obituary for Sr. Joanne Desmond, OSU

Ursuline Sister Joanne Desmond, OSU Wilmington – Ursuline Sister Joanne Desmond, OSU died peacefully on Saturday, May 19, 2018.  She was 93. A native Wilmingtonian, Sr. Joanne was the youngest of four daughters born to Irish immigrants John J. and Mary Toomey Desmond. After graduating from Ursuline Academy in 1943, she attended Immaculata College in Paoli, PA. for one year before entering the Ursuline Order in Beacon, NY in 1944. …

Sr. Mary Dowd, OSU Obituary

Please join us in prayer for Sr. Mary Dowd, OSU, formerly Sr. Mary of the Incarnation, who died peacefully on May 1, 2018. She was born in Holyoke, MA in 1928 to Clare and James J. Dowd. Sr. Mary is predeceased by her brothers James and John, and her sisters Ann Connolly and Clare Hayes.Sr. Mary graduated from the College of New Rochelle with Bachelor’s Degree in Social Science, and…

Sr. Mary Miller, OSU Obituary

Sister Mary Miller, OSU died peacefully on Saturday, April 28th, at Andrus on Hudson, in Hastings on Hudson, NY. Born in Michigan City, IN, she was the daughter of Stella Johannigman Miller and Carl Miller. Sister Mary, also known as Sister Mary Alma, entered the Ursuline Order in Beacon, NY in 1954. She spent much of her life as a math teacher in secondary education at the Academy of Mt….

Sr. Marie Albert Walsh, OSU Obituary

  Sister Marie Albert Walsh, O.S.U. Sr.  Marie Albert Walsh, OSU (Claire Walsh), a beloved member of the Ursuline Community, died peacefully on April 3 at Andrus on Hudson. Born in Yonkers, NY to Mary and Albert Walsh, she is predeceased by her brother Albert and her sister Mary Roslyn. A graduate of The College of New Rochelle, she received a Masters in English Literature from Fordham University. She was…