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2019 Gratitude Tea

It’s Valentine’s week at Maple Mount, which means the Ursuline Sisters at the Motherhouse enjoyed the ninth annual Gratitude High Tea on Feb. 14, 2019. The yearly event in the Motherhouse dining room is a way of saying “thank you” for all the efforts the sisters at the Motherhouse do…

Brescia Founders Day 2019

The annual Brescia University Founder’s Day on Jan. 29, 2019, honored two new recipients of the “Spirit of Angela” award and recognized the Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph for their continued role at Brescia. Founders Day is always held on the Tuesday nearest to Jan. 27, the feast of…

Mary Carrico Square Dancers 2019

Ursuline Sister Mary Celine Weidenbenner brought the students from Mary Carrico Catholic School in Knottsville, Ky., to Maple Mount on Jan. 29, 2019, for their annual day of square dancing. Each year the students dance for the senior sisters in Saint Joseph Villa to celebrate Catholic Schools Week. The students…

Sister Mary Elizabeth Krampe, OSU: June 21, 1918- January 14, 2019

Sister Mary Elizabeth Krampe, 100, Ursuline Sister of Mount Saint Joseph, died Jan. 14, 2019, at Mount Saint Joseph Motherhouse. She was in her 61st year of religious life. Born in Rome, Ky., Sister Mary Elizabeth entered the Ursuline Sisters of Belleville in 1958. In October 2005, the Ursulines of…

Marian Bennett Retires After 14 Years

Marian Bennett, coordinator of Ursuline Partnerships for the past 14 years, had a retirement luncheon in the main dining room at Mount Saint Joseph on Dec. 27, 2018. She was joined by her husband, Don; their two sons and three daughters, and some of their grandchildren. Many Ursuline Sisters, employees,…