2018 Jubilee Mass

On May 19, 2018, we held the annual Mass for Sisters who are celebrating Jubilees this year.  Sister Laurence Montgomery and Sr. Stephanie Nolan are celebrating 75 years.  Sister Jeanne Brennan, Sr. Ann Duggan and Sr. Alice Gallin are celebrating 70 years.  Sr. Martha Gleason and Sr. Anne Walsh are celebrating 60 years.  Sr. Jane Finnerty, Sr. Margaret Mary Kelleher and Sr. Sandy Wardell are celebrating their Golden Jubilee (50…

Obituary for Sr. Betty Ann Sommer, OSU

Sister Elizabeth Sommer, OSU, beloved member of the Ursuline Community, died peacefully May 26th, at Andrus on Hudson, Hastings on Hudson, NY. Born in New York City, she was the daughter of Rose Mary Auert Sommer and John F Sommer. Sister Elizabeth, also known as Sister Veronica, entered the Ursuline Order in Beacon, NY in 1951 and professed her vows in January 1954. She spent much of her life as…

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. 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…

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….

January, 2018 Jubilarians!

Congratulations to Sr. Ann Duggan, Sr. Jeanne Brennan, Sr. Martha Gleason and Sr. Anne Walsh who celebrated their 70th and 60th jubilees on January 16th. The Ursuline Sisters have been blessed by the gift of their vocation and ministries throughout the years!

Please Help the People of Venezuela!

The United States Ursuline Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation (JPIC) Team is inviting you to consider reaching out to our sisters and collaborators in Venezuela to support their feeding program.  Please click on the link below to learn how you may help! http://files.constantcontact.com/b2d1c819001/a9f51405-0391-47ef-b8f4-515e0ad8805f.pdf