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In Loving Memory
We invite you to read about the Holy Union Sisters who are now in the loving embrace of their Creator.
Sr. Rita Beaudoin Mar. 16, 1927~ Jan. 18, 2023
Sr. Rita faithfully served her Holy Union Congregation for over seventy-five years.
Sr. Ruth Beaudoin May 3, 1928~ Nov. 12, 2022
Sr. Ruth celebrated 75 years as a Holy Union Sister in September.
Sr. Ann Boland April 14, 1937 – November 7, 2022
Sr. Ann Boland served in many teaching ministries, often focused on the immigrant community of Brockton.
Sr. Antoinette Ouellette June 30, 1927~ Aug. 17, 2021
Sr.Antoinette served in Cameroon as a teacher and nurse.
Sr. Mary Jean Audette Dec. 24, 1928~Jan. 13, 2021
Sr. Mary Jean used her legal training on behalf of those at the margins.
Sr. Jeanne Stegmann, SUSC Sept. 15, 1934~ Dec. 27, 2020
Sr. Jeanne served as principal at Immaculate Conception School for many years.
Sr. Beatrice Gerard June 22,1927~ November 28, 2020
Sr. Beatrice Gerard served as province secretary and treasurer for many years.
Sr. Virginia O’Hare May 4, 1925~April 20, 2020
Sr. Virginia O’Hare served as province treasurer for many years.
Sr. Eleanor McNally Sept. 21, 1932 ~ Dec. 13, 2019
Sister Eleanor McNally SUSC ministered in Tanzania for twenty-five years.
Sr. Mary Zavacky, SUSC May 16, 1931~ Nov. 27, 2019
Sister Mary Zavacky taught primary school children for over forty years.
Sr. Helen Poirier SUSC April 5, 1932 ~ October 18, 2019
Sr. Helen Poirier reached out to students in need.
Sr. Beverly Furtado SUSC January 24, 1947 ~ October 7, 2019
Sr. Beverly Furtado SUSC died October 7 after a long illness.
Sr. Bernadette Piche April 6, 1927~June 13, 2019
Sr. Bernadette Piche celebrated 75 years in Holy Union in 2018.
Sr. Claire Bergeron
Sister Claire Bergeron (Sr. Claire Celine) SUSC died on September 21 at Mary Immaculate Nursing/Restorative Center, Lawrence at the age of 90.
Sister Pauline Marie Dufour
Sister Pauline Marie Dufour, SUSC (Sr. Joseph Paul) died at the age of ninety-three at Mary Immaculate Nursing/Restorative Center, Lawrence, MA. Sr. Pauline Marie and her twin brother Paul were the youngest of Emile and Sylvia (Potvin) Dufour’s nine children.
Sister Alice Rees
Sister Alice Rees (Sr. John David) SUSC died June 3 at the age of Sr. Alice Rees SUSC eighty-nine at Catholic Memorial Home, Fall River. Sr. Alice, who was born in Chicago, was the daughter of the late John and Jeannette (Dodson) Rees.
Sr. Shirley Deyo
Sister Shirley Deyo (Sr. Miriam Joseph) SUSC died June 1 at Catholic Memorial Home, Fall River at the age of ninety-four.
Sr. Claire LaRoche
Sister Claire LaRoche (Sr. Claire Regis) SUSC died peacefully at Mary Immaculate Nursing/Restorative Center, Lawrence on May 1 at the age of 90.
Sr. Alice Pare
Sister Alice Pare (Sr. Lucilla Maria) SUSC of Madonna Manor, North Attleboro, MA died on January 14, 2018 at the age of 97.
Sister Lorraine MacPherson
Sister Lorraine MacPherson (Sr. Therese Joseph) SUSC of Jeanne Jugan Residence, Pawtucket, RI died after a brief illness on January 8, 2018 at the age of 90.