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2017

Sister Helena Joseph Balbach Dies at the Age of 95

Date of Death: July 29, 2017

Aston, PA—Sister Helena Joseph Balbach, OSF, 95, died in Assisi House on July 29. She had been a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 73…

Sister Ellen Mary Meskill Dies at the Age of 84

Date of Death: July 20, 2017

Aston, PA—Sister Ellen Mary Meskill, 84, (formerly Sister Mary Assisium) died in Assisi House on July 20, 2017. She had been a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis…

Sister Mary Happ Dies at the Age of 85

Date of Death: June 26, 2017

Aston, PA—Sister Mary Happ, (formerly Sister Charles Marie), 85, died in Assisi House on June 26, 2017. She had been a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis of…

Sister Joyce Ann Helfrich Dies at the Age of 68

Date of Death: April 9, 2017

Aston, PA—Sister Joyce Ann Helfrich, OSF, 68, (formerly Sister John Christine) died at her home in Baltimore on April 9. She had been a professed member of the Sisters of…

Sister Marie Joseph Kerr Dies at the Age of 87

Date of Death: February 7, 2017

Aston, PA—Sister Marie Joseph Kerr, OSF, 87, died in Assisi House on February 7. She had been a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 66…

Sister Theresa Kane Dies at the Age of 87

Date of Death: February 3, 2017

Aston, PA—Sister Theresa Kane, OSF, 87, died in Assisi House on February 3. She had been a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 66 years.…

Sister Phyllis Ann Greco Dies at the Age of 85

Date of Death: January 24, 2017

Aston, PA—Sister Phyllis Ann Greco, OSF, 85, (formerly Sister Mary Coronata) died in Assisi House on January 24. She had been a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis…

2016

Sister Margaret VanWagenen Dies at the Age of 79

Date of Death: December 19, 2016

Aston, PA—Sister Margaret VanWagenen, OSF, 79, (formerly Sister Florecita) died in Assisi House on December 19. She had been a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia…

Sister Elizabeth Therese Lutter Dies at the Age of 87

Date of Death: November 29, 2016

Aston, PA—Sister Elizabeth Therese Lutter, OSF, (87), died in Assisi House on November 29.  She had been a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 66…

Sister Columbkill O'Connor Dies at the Age of 102

Date of Death: November 6, 2016

Aston, PA—Sister Columbkill O’Connor, OSF, 102, died in Assisi House on November 6. She had been a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 78 years.…

Sister Anthony Celine O'Leary Dies at the Age of 93

Date of Death: 09/02/16

Aston, PA—Sister Anthony Celine O’Leary, OSF, 93, died in Assisi House on September 2. She had been a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 71…

Sister Jacqueline Christian Dies at the Age of 80

Date of Death: 08/04/16

Aston, PA—Sister Jacqueline Christian, OSF, 80, (formerly Sister Andrew Marie) died in Taylor Hospital on August 4. She had been a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis of…

Sister Helen St. Paul Herberich Dies at the Age of 95

Date of Death: 07/03/16

Aston, PA—Sister Helen St. Paul Herberich, OSF, 95, died in Assisi House on July 3. She had been a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia for…

Sister Elsa Vazquez Dies at Age of 86

Date of Death: 06/23/16

Aston, PA—Sister Elsa Vazquez, OSF, 86, (formerly Sister Maria Angelica) died in Assisi House on June 23. She had been a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis of…

Sister Georgine Marie Smith Dies at the Age of 88

Date of Death: 06/9/16

Aston, PA—Sister Georgine Marie Smith, OSF, 88, died in Assisi House on June 9. She had been a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis oPhiladelphia for 68 years.…

Sister Theresa Mary Mich Dies at the Age of 90

Date of Death: 06/08/16

Aston, PA—Sister Theresa Mary Mich, OSF, 90, died in Assisi House on June 8. She had been a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 65…

Sister Ann Rosaire Bradley Dies at the Age of 92

Date of Death: 05/28/16

Aston, PA—Sister Ann Rosaire Bradley, OSF, 92, died in Assisi House on May 28. She had been a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 71…

Sister Eleanor Augustine Beckman Dies at the Age of 88

Date of Death: 05/26/16

Aston, PA—Sister Eleanor Augustine Beckman, OSF, 88, died in Assisi House on May 26. She had been a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 66…

Sister Mary Rita Barbernitz Dies at the Age of 81

Date of Death: 05/24/16

Aston, PA—Sister Mary Rita Barbernitz, OSF, 81, (formerly Sister Johanna Mary) died in Assisi House on May 24. She had been a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis…

Sister Helen Veronica Hamill Dies at the Age of 88

Date of Death: 05/21/16

Aston, PA—Sister Helen Veronica Hamill, OSF, 88, died in Assisi House on May 21. She had been a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 67…