Sister Marie Julie Fecher, OSU: Oct. 12, 1923-Sept. 22, 2022

Sister Marie Julie Fecher, 98, an Ursuline Sister of Mount Saint Joseph, died Sept. 22, 2022, at Mount Saint Joseph, in her 80th year of religious life. She was a native of Hamilton, Ohio. She graduated from Mount Saint Joseph Academy, Maple Mount, Ky., in 1940. In 2004, the Mount Alumnae Association selected her with…

Sister Michael Marie Friedman, OSU: Oct. 1, 1946-Sept. 12, 2022

Sister Michael Marie Friedman, 75, an Ursuline Sister of Mount Saint Joseph, died Sept. 12, 2022, at Mount Saint Joseph, in her 57th year of religious life. She was a native of Glennonville, Mo. Sister Michael Marie followed in the footsteps of her Ursuline teachers from elementary school, devoting 45 years as an educator before…

Sister Sara Marie Gomez, OSU: Aug. 31, 1943-July 24, 2022

Sister Sara Marie Gomez, 78, an Ursuline Sister of Mount Saint Joseph, died July 24, 2022, at Mount Saint Joseph, in her 60th year of religious life. She was a native of Gobernador, N.M. Sister Sara Marie was the epitome of hospitality and loved to share her southwestern cooking. She spent 36 years serving in…

Sister Marietta Wethington, OSU: Dec. 12, 1938-May 26, 2022

Sister Marietta Wethington, 83, an Ursuline Sister of Mount Saint Joseph, died May 26, 2022, at Mount Saint Joseph, in her 67th year of religious life. She was a native of Clementsville, Ky. Sister Marietta was gifted with a deep prayerfulness and hospitality that she shared easily with others. She loved teaching children to read,…

Sister Marcella Schrant, OSU: June 17, 1926-Sept. 25, 2021

Sister Marcella Schrant, 95, an Ursuline Sister of Mount Saint Joseph, died Saturday, Sept. 25, 2021, at Mount Saint Joseph, in her 76th year of religious life. She was a native of Walker, Kan. Sister Marcella was an Ursuline Sister of Paola, Kan., prior to the merger with Mount Saint Joseph in 2008. She exuded…

Sister Mary Diane Taylor, OSU: Oct. 19, 1932-June 28, 2021

Sister Mary Diane Taylor, 88, an Ursuline Sister of Mount Saint Joseph, died June 28, 2021, in Maple Mount, Ky., in her 69th year of religious life. She grew up in a large family in the small town of Fredericktown, Ky., one of 11 children born to the late William and Eliza Diane Taylor. She…

Sister Dianna Ortiz, OSU: Sept. 2, 1958-Feb. 19, 2021

Sister Dianna Ortiz, 62, an Ursuline Sister of Mount Saint Joseph for 43 years, died Friday, Feb. 19, 2021, in Washington, D.C., after a brave battle with cancer. She was raised in Grants, N.M. Sister Dianna called on God to help her survive a traumatic event in her life to become an advocate for torture…

Sister Alfreda Malone, OSU: April 18, 1924-Feb. 13, 2021

           Sister Alfreda Malone, 96, an Ursuline Sister of Mount Saint Joseph, died Saturday, Feb. 13, 2021, at Mount Saint Joseph, in her 71st year of religious life. She was a native of Raywick, Ky.             Sister Alfreda was a prayerful woman with an unceasing energy to serve wherever she was needed. She graduated from…

Sister Rose Marie Craycroft, OSU: Dec. 21,1923-Jan. 13, 2021

Sister Rose Marie Craycroft, 97, an Ursuline Sister of Mount Saint Joseph, died Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021, at Mount Saint Joseph, in her 79th year of religious life. She was a native of New Haven, Ky. Sister Rose Marie was a prayerful, positive person who had great artistic ability. Her former religious name was Sister…

Sister Mary Patrick McDonagh, OSU: Aug. 12, 1930-Dec. 28, 2020

Sister Mary Patrick McDonagh, 90, an Ursuline Sister of Mount Saint Joseph, died Dec. 28, 2020, at Mount Saint Joseph, in her 68th year of religious life. She was a native of Trienbawn, County Galway, Ireland. Sister Mary Patrick was the epitome of Ursuline hospitality, always an encouraging word to whoever she met. She was…