Entries by Lucy Sanchez

Remembering Sister Pauline Schutz, OSF

It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of our Sister Pauline Schutz, OSF.  Sister Pauline died on Sunday, February 10, 2019. Sister Pauline’s prayer service and Mass will be held at Our Lady of Angels Home in Joliet on Friday, February 15, 2018.  The prayer service will begin at 4:45 p.m. and […]

Remembering Sister Mary Catherine (Kay) Uchman, OSF

It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of our Sister Mary Catherine (Kay) Uchman, OSF.  Sister Kay died on February 1, 2019. The prayer service and Mass were held at Our Lady of Angels Home on February 4, 2019.  She was buried in the Congregation’s Plot at Resurrection Cemetery in Romeoville, Illinois. […]

Remembering Sister Clarence Golla, OSF

It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of our Sister M. Clarence Golla.  Sister Clarence died on December 23, 2018. The wake service and Mass were held at Our Lady of Angels Home on January 3, 2019.  She was buried in the Congregation’s Plot at Resurrection Cemetery in Romeoville, Illinois. May she […]

Remembering Sister Agnes Marie Kovacic, OSF

It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of Sister Agnes Marie Kovacic. Sister Agnes Marie died peacefully on Thursday, December 13, 2018 at our Lady of Angels (OLA) Retirement Home in Joliet, IL. Our Prayers and Sympathy to her family and friends and to her last remaining classmate: Sister Barbarine Houdek. Sister […]

Remembering Sister Sylvia Post, OSF

It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of Sister Sylvia Post. Sister Sylvia died peacefully on Monday, November 5, 2018 at our Lady of Angels (OLA) Retirement Home in Joliet, IL. Our Prayers and Sympathy to her family and friends and to her classmates: Sisters Janet Rieden, Faith Szambelanczyk, Brigid Jacobs, Teresa […]

Two Sisters Welcomed Home to Joliet

During the month of August, Sister Irene Yosick (left) and Sister Kay Uchman were welcomed back to Joliet and to Our Lady of Angels Retirement Home. Sister Irene Yosick was living in Shelby, Ohio, ministering in Elder Care, while Sister Kay Uchman had been living in Scottsdale, Arizona. We are happy both Sisters Irene and […]

Remembering Sister Jeanette Willenborg, OSF

Sister Jeanette Willenborg entered eternal life on June 23, 2018. Her prayer service and Mass were held at Our Lady of Angels Retirement Home on Saturday, June 30, 2018.  Burial will take place at a future date. Sister Jeanette was born on November 24, 1948 to Shirley (Bushue) and Virgil Willenborg.  She entered the Joliet […]

Remembering Sister Loretta (Miriam Edward) Wagner, OSF

Sister Loretta Wagner, affectionately known as Sister Mim, entered eternal life on June 9, 2018. Her wake and funeral were held at Our Lady of Angels Retirement Home on June 13, 2018. She is buried in the community plot at Resurrection Cemetery in Romeoville, Illinois. Sister Loretta was born on August 23, 1918 to Edward […]

Remembering Sister Judith Kurry, OSF

Sister Judith Kurry peacefully entered eternal life on May 24, 2018. Her wake and funeral were held at Our Lady of Angels Retirement Home on May 31, 2018. She is buried in the community plot at Resurrection Cemetery. Sister Judith was born on November 25, 1918 to John and Mary (Sugar) Kurry. She entered the […]

Sister Deborah Gaughan Makes Profession

On April 28, 2018, the Sisters of St. Francis of Mary Immaculate celebrated the perpetual vows of Sister Deborah Gaughan.  She becomes the 1,256 perpetual professed member of the Congregation. Sister Deborah willingly professed her vows of living in poverty, in chastity and in obedience according to the Rule and Life of the Third Order […]