Remembering Sister Nadine Overbeck, OSF

It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of our Sister Nadine Overbeck. Sister Nadine died peacefully on Sunday, May 2, 2021. Our prayers and sympathy to Sister Nadine’s family and friends and to her classmates, Sisters Leomarie Luecke, Mary Ann Clark, Geraldine Podobnik, Rita Vahling, Kathleen Bushur, Margaret Ann Lanagan, Lourdes Boyer, Clarita Schumacher and Alice Ann Harcharik.

Funeral arrangements are pending and will be posted as soon as they become available.  May she rest in peace.

If you would like to make a donation in honor of Sister Nadine Overbeck or another Joliet Franciscan Sister, please click here:  Remembering our Deceased Sisters

Remembering Sister Anna Konrath, OSF

It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of our Sister Anna Konrath. Sister Anna died peacefully on Saturday, April 17, 2021. Our prayers and sympathy to her family and her classmates: Sister Dorothy Clare Zuleski and Sister Lucille Krippel .

Sister Anna will have two prayer services to accommodate her extensive family. They will both be held at Resurrection Cemetery on Wednesday, April 21, 2021. We ask that Sisters and Associates attend the 9:00 a.m. and Sister Anna’s family may attend at 10:00 am prayer service. May she rest in peace.

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Remembering Sister Elaine Murphy, OSF

It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of our Sister Elaine Murphy.  Sister Elaine died on Saturday, March 25, 2021.  Our prayers and sympathy to her family and her classmates: Sisters Leomarie Luecke, Nadine Overbeck, Mary Ann Clark, Geraldine Podobnik, Rita Vahling, Kathleen Bushur, Margaret Ann Lanagan, Lourdes Boyer, Clarita Schumacher and Alice Ann Harcharik.

There will be no wake service.  Sr. Elaine’s prayer service will be held at Resurrection Cemetery on Thursday, March 25, 2021 at 10:30 am.  May she rest in peace.

If you would like to make a donation in honor of Sr. Elaine Murphy or another Joliet Franciscan Sister, please click here:  Remembering our Deceased Sisters

Remembering Sister Lauren Wiegman, OSF

It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of our Sister Lauren Wiegman, OSF.  Sister Lauren died on Wednesday, February 17, 2021.

Our sympathy and prayers to her family and friends, especially Sister Marie Miller who has lived with Sister Lauren for many years, and to her classmates: Sisters Janet Tucci, Margaret Krieger, Joan Clare Wisner, Phyllis Pitz, Albert Marie Papesh, and her former classmate, Associate Barbara Pals.

Sister Lauren’s Prayer Service will take place on Thursday, February 25, 2021 at Resurrection Cemetery.  Because of Covid restrictions, only those who have made a reservation will be permitted to attend.  Sister Lauren will be buried  in the Congregation Plot at Resurrection Cemetery after the service.

If you would like to make a donation in honor of Sister Lauren Wiegman or another Joliet Franciscan Sister, please click here: Remembering our Deceased Sisters

 

 

 

Remembering Sister Clare Wand, OSF

Please remember our Sister Clare Wand who died on Sunday, November 8, 2020.  Our sympathy to her family, her remaining classmate, Sister Margaret Ann Zimmerman and to her friend of many years, Sister Thadine Kaminski.

Sister Clare was laid to rest at Resurrection Cemetery in Romeoville, Illinois on Friday, November 13, 2020.  May she rest in peace.

We will post her Alleluia Letter as soon as it becomes available.

 

If you would like to make a donation in honor of Sr. Clare Wand or another Joliet Franciscan Sister, please click here: Remembering our Deceased Sisters

 

Remembering Sister Margaret Rose Sczesniak, OSF

Sister Margaret Rose Sczesniak died on September 5, 2020.  Our sympathy to her family and friends and to her classmates, Sisters Dorothy Clare Zuleski, Anna Konrath and Lucille Krippel.

Sister Margaret Rose was laid to rest on Monday, September 14, 2020, at Resurrection  Cemetery in Romeoville, Illinois.  There was a commital service prior to her burial, in the Chapel at Resurrection Cemetery. May she rest in peace.

You can learn more about Sister Margaret’s life by clicking on her Alleluia Letter here:  Sister Margaret

If you would like to make a donation in honor of Sr. Margaret Rose or another Joliet Franciscan Sister, please click here: Remembering our Deceased Sisters

Remembering Sister Mary Berendt, OSF

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our Sister Mary Berendt.  Sister Mary died on June 11, 2020, at Our Lady of Angels Home in Joliet, Illinois.

Sister Mary’s committal service was held on June 23, 2020, in the chapel of Resurrection Cemetery in Romeoville, Illinois.  She was then buried in the Congregation Plot at Resurrection Cemetery.

You can read more about Sister Mary’s life by clicking on her Alleluia letter here: Sr. Mary Berendt.

If you would like to make a donation in honor of Sr. Mary Berendt or another Joliet Franciscan Sister, please click here: Remembering our Deceased Sisters

Remembering Sister Mary Franz, OSF

Please pray for our Sister Mary Franz who died on May 7, 2020.  Because of the current restrictions on services for the deceased, Sister Mary’s wake and Prayer Service Mary will not be held at this time.  Her memorial Mass will be offered at a later time.

You can read more about Sister Mary’s life by clicking on her Alleluia Letter here:  Sr. Mary Franz .

May she rest in peace.

If you would like to make a donation in honor of Sr. Mary Franz or another Joliet Franciscan Sister, please click here: Remembering our Deceased Sisters

 

Remembering Sister Elizabeth Marie Klepec, OSF

It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of our Sister Elizabeth Marie Klepec, who died on Sunday, March 8, 2020.

Sr. Elizabeth Marie’s wake was held at Tezak Funeral Home on March 16, 2020. She was buried at St. Joseph Cemetery

 A Memorial Mass will be held at a later date.

To read more about Sister Elizabeth Marie’s Life please click here:  Sr. Elizabeth Marie.

If you would like to make a donation in honor of Sr.  Elizabeth Marie or any other Joliet Franciscan Sister, please click here: Remembering our Deceased Sisters

Remembering Sister Juanita Regine Ujcik, OSF

It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of our Sister Juanita Regine Ujcik, OSF who died on December 9, 2019.

Sr. Juanita’s Wake and Funeral Mass took place on December 18, 2019 at Our Lady of Angels Retirement Home in Joliet, IL.  She was buried on December 19, 2019, at Resurrection Cemetery in the Congregation Plot in Romeoville, Illinois.

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

May she rest in peace.

If you would like to make a donation in honor of Sr. Juanita, or any other Joliet Franciscan Sister, please click here: Remembering our Deceased Sisters.