Remembering Sister Loretta Vetter, OSF

Our Sister Loretta Vetter, OSF, died peacefully at Our Lady of Angels Retirement Home in Joliet, IL on October 9, 2017.

Her wake and funeral Mass took place on Monday, October 16 at OLA and her burial took place on Tuesday, October 17.  She is buried at Resurrection Cemetery in Romeoville, IL.  You can view her wake and funeral Mass by going to our homepage and clicking on the colorful shield which will take you to our livestream page.

You can read about Sister Loretta’s life by clicking on the following link:  Sr. Loretta Vetter.

May she rest in peace.

Remembering Sister Grace Brouch, OSF

Our Sister Grace Brouch, OSF died peacefully at Our Lady of Angels Retirement Home in Joliet, IL on September 22, 2017.

Her wake and funeral Mass took place on Wednesday, September 27 at OLA and her burial took place on Thursday, September 28.  She is buried at Resurrection Cemetery in Romeoville, IL.

You can read more about Sister Grace’s life by clicking on the following link:  Sr. Grace Brouch.

May she rest in peace.

Remembering Sister Rose Spatny, OSF

It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of our Sister Rose Spatny, OSF, who died on June 12, 2017, at Our Lady of Angels Retirement Home (OLA) in Joliet, IL.  Sister Rose would have been celebrating her 80th Jubilee this year.  We extend our prayers and sympathy to her family and friends.

Sister Rose’s wake and funeral Mass took place at Our Lady of Angels on Tuesday, June 20, 2017.  You can view her wake and Mass service by clicking on the Congregational Shield towards the bottom of our home page.

May she rest in peace.

Remembering Sister Kay Francis Berger, OSF

On April 14, 2017,  Sister Kay Francis Berger, artist laureate of the Congregation, died at Our Lady of Angels Retirement Home (OLA) in Joliet, IL.  She was known internationally for her Franciscan-themed artwork.

Sister Kay Francis’ wake and funeral Mass took place at Our Lady of Angels on Wednesday, April 19, 2017.  Her cremains were buried at Resurrection Cemetery in Romeoville, Illinois, on June 12, 2017.

Sister Kay Francis’ prayer service can be viewed on our Livestream channel by clicking the Congregational Shield on our home page.

You can read more about Sister Kay Francis’ life by clicking on: Sr. Kay Francis Berger, OSF.  May she rest in peace.

 

 

Remembering Sister Nicholas Tosseng, OSF

Sr-Nicholas-web-1It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of Sister Nicholas Tosseng, OSF, who died on January 24, 2017, at Our Lady of Angels Retirement Home (OLA) in Joliet, IL.  We extend our prayers and sympathy to her classmates, family and friends.

Sister Nicholas’ wake and funeral Mass took place at Our Lady of Angels on Monday, January 30, 2017.  She was buried at Resurrection Cemetery in Romeoville, Illinois, on January 31, 2017.

Sister Nicholas’ prayer service can be viewed on our Livestream channel by clicking the Congregational Shield on our home page.

You can read more about Sister Nicholas Tosseng’s life by clicking on: Sr. Nicholas Tosseng, OSF

May she rest in peace.

Remembering Sister Therese Greaney, OSF

sr-thereseIt is with deep sadness that we announce the death of Sister Therese Greaney, OSF, who died on the morning of November 4, 2016, at Our Lady of Angels Retirement Home (OLA) in Joliet, IL.  We extend our prayers and sympathy to her classmates, family and friends.

Sister Therese’s wake and funeral took place at Our Lady of Angels on Wednesday, November 9, 2016.  She was buried at Resurrection Cemetery in Romeoville, Illinois, on Thursday, November 10, 2016.

Sister Therese’s prayer service and funeral mass can be viewed on our Livestream channel by clicking the Congregational Shield on our home page.

You can read more about Sister Therese Greaney’s life by clicking on: Sr. Therese Greaney-Alleluia

May she rest in peace.

Remembering Sister Peter Didier, OSF

Didier_PeterSister Peter Didier died peacefully on June 27, 2016, at Our Lady of Angels Retirement Home (OLA) in Joliet, IL.  Our prayers and sympathy to her classmates, family and friends.

Sister Peter’s wake and funeral took place at Our Lady of Angels on July 5, 2016.  She is buried at Resurrection Cemetery in Romeoville, Illinois.

Sister Peter’s prayer service and funeral mass can be viewed on our Livestream channel by clicking the Congregational Shield on our home page.

May she rest in peace.

Click here to read more about Sister Peter’s life.

 

Remembering Sister Bernadette Sifferlin, OSF

It is with deep sadnBernadette_Sifferlin-webess that we announce the death of Sister Bernadette Sifferlin, OSF.  She died peacefully on June 26, surrounded by her Sisters at Our Lady of Angels Retirement Home (OLA) in Joliet, IL.  Our prayers and sympathy to her classmates, family and friends.

Sister Bernadette’s wake and funeral took place at Our Lady of Angels on July 1, 2016.  She was buried on July 2, 2016 at Resurrection Cemetery in Romeoville, Illinois.

Sister Bernadette’s prayer service and funeral mass can be viewed on our Livestream channel by clicking the Congregational Shield on our home page.

May she rest in peace.

Click here to read more about Sister Bernadette’s life.

 

Remembering Sister Karla Zdenek, OSF

Zdenek-Karla-webIt is with deep sadness that we announce the death of Sister Karla Zdenek, OSF.  Sr. Karla died on Sunday, May 8, 2016.  Our condolences to her classmates and to her family and friends.

Sister Karla’s services took place at Our Lady of Angels Chapel on Thursday, May 12, 2016, from 2:00 – 6:45 pm, followed by her funeral Mass at 7:00 pm. Burial was on Friday Morning, May 13, in the Congregation Plot at Resurrection Cemetery in Romeoville, Illinois.  May Sr. Karla rest in peace.

Click here to read more about Sr. Karla’s life.

Rest in Peace – Sister Eileen Bannon

EileenBannon-webIt is with deep sadness that we announce the death of Sister Eileen Bannon.  She died on Tuesday evening, October 6, 2015.  Our condolences to all of our Sisters and to Sister Eileen’s family and friends.

Sister Eileen’s wake and funeral service took place at Our Lady of Angels Chapel on October 13, 2015.  She was buried on October 14, 2015 at Resurrection Cemetery, in the Congregation Plot, in Romeoville, Illinois.

Sr. Eileen’s prayer service and funeral can be viewed on our live-stream channel by clicking on the Congregational Shield on the front page of our website. Then click on her photo.

May she rest in peace.

Click here to read more about Sister Eileen’s life.