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2017

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…

Sister Marie Linehan Dies at the Age of 84

Date of Death: 04/19/16

Aston, PA—Sister Marie Linehan, OSF, (formerly Sister Maria Urban) died in St. Ann Convent in Tacoma, Washington, on April 19, and would have celebrated her 85th birthday on Friday, April…

Sister Evelyn Marie Hartnett Dies at the Age of 89

Date of Death: 04/06/16

Aston, PA—Sister Evelyn Marie Hartnett, OSF, 89, (formerly Sister James Michael) died in Assisi House on April 6. She had been a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis…

Sister Rosa Carmichael Dies at the Age of 94

Date of Death: 03/19/16

Aston, PA—Sister Rosa Carmichael, OSF, (94) died in Assisi House on March 19. She had been a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 70 years.…