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 Noser, Donna Marie Baier, Kathryn Stimac, Rose Marie Surwilo, Kay Uchman, Rita Mandella and Maria Bui.

Sister Sylvia’s wake and Funeral Mass took place at OLA on Friday, November 9, 2018.  She is buried in the Congregation’s Plot at Resurrection Cemetery in Romeoville, IL.

You can read more about Sister Sylvia’s life by clicking on:  Sr. Sylvia Post

May she rest in peace.

 

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 Franciscan novitiate on August 12, 1967, made first profession in 1969 and professed her perpetual vows in 1977.

You can read more about Sister Jeanette’s life by clicking on:  Sr. Jeanette

May she rest in peace.

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 and Cirilla (Zientarski) Wajrowski. She entered the Joliet Franciscan novitiate in August 12, 1935, made first profession in 1937 and professed her perpetual vows in 1940.

You can read more about Sister Loretta’s life by clicking on:  Sr. Loretta

May she rest in peace.

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 Joliet Franciscan novitiate in August 12, 1936, made first profession in 1938 and professed her perpetual vows in 1941.  She was an educator all of her life, ministering in schools in both Illinois and Ohio.

You can read more about Sister Judith’s life by clicking on:  Sr. Judith.

May she rest in peace.

Remembering Sister Marlene Ambrose, OSF

Sister Marlene Ambrose entered eternal life on May 17, 2018. Her wake and funeral were held at Our Lady of Angels Retirement Home on May 20, 2018. She is buried in the community plot at Resurrection Cemetery.

Sister Marlene was born on March 29, 1927 to Valentine and Ursula (Makse) Ambrose. She entered the Joliet Franciscan novitiate in August 12, 1944, made first profession in 1946 and professed her perpetual vows in 1949.

To read more about Sister Marlene’s life, please click here: Sr. Marlene Ambrose

May she rest in peace.

Remembering Sister Margaret Alice Martinek, OSF

It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of our Sister Margaret Alice Martinek who died the morning of April 17, 2018.  Her wake and funeral Mass took place on Friday, April 20, 2018 at Our Lady of Angels Retirement Home in Joliet. She is buried in the Congregation Plot at Resurrection Cemetery in Romeoville, Illinois.

To read more about Sister Margaret Alice’s life, please click on: Sister Margaret Alice

May she rest in peace.

Remembering Sister Anne Wayrowski, OSF

It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of our Sister Anne Wayrowski, OSF, who died on March 14, 2018.  Sister Anne’s wake and funeral mass took place on March 20, 2018. Her burial was on March 21, 2018.  She is buried in the Congregational Plot at Resurrection Cemetery.

You can view the Livestream of Sr. Anne’s wake and funeral mass by going to our homepage and clicking on the colored shield – which will take you directly to our livestream channel.

You can read more about Sister Anne’s life by clicking on:  Sister Anne

May she rest in peace.

 

 

 

 

Remembering Sister Dominic Krivich, OSF

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our Sister Dominic Krivich on the evening of February 8, 2018 at Our Lady of Angels Home (OLA) in Joliet.

Sister Dominic’s wake, prayer service and funeral Mass took place on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at OLA located at 1201 Wyoming Avenue in Joliet, IL.  Visitation was from 2:00- 6:45 p.m. and a prayer service at 4:45 pm (which was live-streamed).  The Mass of Christian Burial began at 7:00 p.m. and was also live-streamed.

Sister Dominic’s burial took place on Friday February, 16, 2018. She is buried in the Congregation Plot at Resurrection Cemetery in Romeoville, IL.

To read more about Sister Dominic’s life, please click  on:  Sister Dominic

May she rest in peace.

 

Remembering Sister Maria Aparecida “Cida” Teles Proto, OSF

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our Sister Maria Aparecida Teles Proto, fondly remembered as Sr. Cida Teles, who died in Goiania, Brazil on February 1, 2018.

There will be a memorial Mass for Sr. Cida on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 9:00 AM at Our Lady of Angels Chapel in Joliet, which will also so be live-streamed.

To view Sister Maria’s Alleluia Letter, please click here:  Sister Maria

May she rest in peace.

 

Remembering Sister Patricia McGuckin, OSF

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our Sister Patricia McGuckin, OSF, who died this morning, January 24th, at Our Lady of Angels Retirement Home in Joliet.

Following are her arrangements at OLA – 1201 Wyoming Avenue – Joliet, IL.

Wake ~ Monday, January 29, 2018 from 2:00 — 6:45 p.m.
Prayer Service ~ at 4:45 p.m.
Mass of Christian Burial ~ at 7:00 p.m.

Burial ~ Tuesday, January 30, 2018 – Leaving OLA at 9:00 a.m. to Resurrection Cemetery, Romeoville, Illinois.

To read more about Sister Patricia McGuckin’s life, please click on:  Sister Pat

May she rest in peace.