Sisters of Providence from far and wide gathered to reconnect and to move forward this summer at the the 2014 annual meeting of the Sisters of Providence at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana. Spend some time perusing this photo album. You may come across some familiar faces you haven’t seen in awhile.
Sisters, associates and ministry partners gathered for Monday’s meeting watch a video tribute remembering Woods Day Care/Pre-school at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods which closed in June 2014 after 27 years.
Sisters Ruth Ellen Doane and Teresea Costello enjoy the Sunday evening social with the Providence Associates
Sister Therese Guerin Sullivan reflects during a prayer time at Monday’s meeting.
Sister Suzanne Dailey takes care of checking participants in at Monday’s meeting. Here she greets Sister Judy Birgen.
Sister Lois Ann Stoiber listens to those at her table.
Sisters and Providence Associates enjoy the entertainment provided at Sunday evenings social.
Sister Carolyn Bouchard during a moment of reflection at Monday’s meeting.
Sisters of Providence musicians sure know how to bring liturgy to life during the vows ceremony on Sunday.
Sister Shawn Marie McDermott, standing, shares a laugh with Sister Teresina Grasso and Providence Associate Philip Brady.
Sisters Nancy Bartasavich, Martha Rojo and Dorthy Larson chat while looking at plans for the under-construction shrine for Saint Mother Theodore Guerin.
Sisters, Providence Associates and ministry partners listen to updates on 15 SP ministries. Here Providence Food pantry in West Terre Haute shares with those gathered.
Sister Anna Ho discusses a point with Sister Barbara Reder during a break.
Sister Patricia Geis
Sister Florence Norton at left and Sister Pam Pauloski during table discussion.
Two sisters head back home to Owens Hall after the Sunday evening social.
Sister Mary Adrian Jaroch chats with Sister Lisa Stallings during a break.
Sisters Diane Mason, at left, and Sister Marilu Covani join their table’s discussion.
Sister Mary Roger Madden converses with Robyn Morton, the associate director of White Violet Center for Eco-Justice.
Sister Mary Jo Piccione chats with Sister Sophia Chen.
Catching up at the Sunday social are, from left, Sisters Lucy Nolan, Marie Paul Haas, Terese Marie Havlik and Providence Associate Judy Jaberg.
Heading out after Monday’s meeting. From left: Sister Marsha Speth, Sister Dawn Tomaszewski chats with Associate Donna Kehoe while walking toward her car and Sister Ellen Kehoe heads back the other direction. Meanwhile Sisters Irma Meuse and Joan Kirkpatrick wait for someone to catch up with them.
In the forefront, Sisters Lawrence Ann Liston and Jackie Hoffman during a prayer moment.
From left, Sister Judy Birgen writes as Sister Deborah Campbell discusses a point with other members of her table.
Singing “OKLAHOMA” during the Sunday social are, standing from left, Sisters Terri Grasso, Ellen Kehoe, Barbara Bluntzer and Nancy Nolan.
Sisters Sophia Chen and Josephine Bryan chat with table members David Fuhs, mission advisory board member, and Sister Barbara Battista in the foreground.
Singing “Deep in the heart of Texas” are Sisters Jeremy Gallet, Barbara Bluntzer and Maureen Abbott.
Sister Hannah Corbin during a prayer moment
From left, Sisters Dorothy Rasche, Hannah Corbin, Rosemary Eyler and Mary Ann DeFazio enjoy the discussion at their table.
From left, Sisters Claire Hanson, Jeannie Hagelskamp, Anji Fan with Providence Associate Gene Majewski and Sister Joseph Ellen Keitzer enjoy each other’s company at the Sunday social.
The gang’s all here. Or at least almost all here. Sisters of Providence, Providence Associates, ministry partners and mission advisory board members gathered for Monday’s meeting come together for a group photo.
Sisters Anne Therese Falkenstein and Janet Gilligan join the discussion at their table.
Sisters gathered listen to a ministry presentation by Educational/Family Services in West Terre Haute. On the screen is a photo of Sister Regina Norris tutoring.
Sister Donna Marie Fu, foreground, joins a group of sisters in enjoying the Sunday evening entertainment.
Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College President Dottie King recognizes all those gathered during Monday’s ministry presentations who have served in some capacity at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College .
From left, Sisters Dorothy Gartland and Jean Fuqua listen to the table discussion.
Still a mentor. Sister Barbara Doherty chats with Postulant Joni Luna while Sister Barbara Bluntzer grabs a photo with her phone.
Sister Delan Ma views memory books from the recently closed Woods Day Care/Pre-School ministry.
Two Sister Cathy’s. Sisters Cathy Campbell and Cathy White with Sister Marie McCarthy chat with others gathered at the Sunday social.
Sister Marie Brendan Harvey with Sister Lisa Stallings at left.
Sister Anji Fan.
Sister Arlene Knarzer enjoys some entertainment.
Sister Jo Paolinelli speaks with those at her table.