On Tuesday, Dec. 17 the Sisters of Providence celebrated the sisters who had been Sisters of Providence for 75, 70 and 60 years with a special Mass. We are so blessed to have such wise and holy women among us.
Celebrating 75 years as Sisters of Providence were: Sisters Mildred Giesler (formerly Sister Alma Joseph), Florence Norton (formerly Sister Thomas Ann), Rita Clare Gerardot and Miriam Clare Stoll
Celebrating 70 years as Sisters of Providence: Sisters Regina Marie McIntrye, Joann Quinkert (formerly Sister Joan Margaret), Suzanne Buthod (formerly Sister Mary Judith), Rosemary Eyler (formerly Sister Mary Luke), Charles Van Hoy, Marian Brady, Barbara Ann Bluntzer (formerly Sister Mary Martha), Marie Denise Lucey and Margaret Norris (formerly Sister Marie Angeline).
Celebrating 60 years as Sisters of Providence:Sisters Clelia Cecchetti (formerly Sister Rosina), Ellen Cunningham (formerly Sister Michael Aquinas), Paula Modaff (formerly Sister Marie Pauline), Dorothy Rasche (formerly Sister Rose Martin) and Therese Guerin Sullivan.
Sister Joann Quinkert offers the welcome
Sister Suzanne Buthod at prayer
Sister Rosemary Nudd visits with Sister Ellen Cunningham before Mass
Sister Denise Wilkinson greets Sister Margaret Norris before Mass
Sister Regina Marie McIntyre joins the other sisters in song
Sister Miriam Clare Stoll listens
Sister Suzanne Buthod, center, wtih General Officers Sisters Lisa Stallings and Dawn Tomaszewski
Sister Florence Norton and Mildred Geisler smile while listening to the reflection
Sister Paula Modaff reads the first reading
Senior jubilarians join in the Mass
Sister Charles Van Hoy with General Officers Sisters Jeanne Hagelskamp and Dawn Tomaszewski
The Church decorated for Advent
Sister Joann Quinkert prayes the Our Father
Sister Mildred Geisler joins the sisters in song
75-year celebrant Sister Miriam Clare Stoll, center, with General Officers Sisters Lisa Stallings and Dawn Tomaszewski
Sister Margaret Norris at prayer
Sister Mary Montgomery leads the psalm response
Sister Charles Van Hoy participates in the Mass
Sister Ellen Cunningham, center, with General Officers Sisters Lisa Stallings and Dawn Tomaszewski
Sister Florence Norton at Mass
Some of the senior jubilarians of 2019 participate in the Mass
General Superior Sister Dawn Tomaszewski introduces her reflection
Sister Margaret Norris and Barbara Bluntzer in prayer
Sister Paula Modaff at prayer
Sister Ellen Cunningham during Mass
Sister Charles Van Hoy at Mass
Sister Barbara Ann Bluntzer smiles as another sister fixes her hair after Mass
Sister Rosemary Eyler smiles during the reflection
Sister Regina Marie McIntyre offers the sign of peace
Sister Barbara Ann Bluntzer with General Officers Sisters Jenny Howard and Dawn Tomaszewski
Sister Margaret Norris at prayer
Sister Rosemery Eyler greets sisters after Mass
The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana, honored their 75-year Jubilarians on Tuesday, Dec. 17, including (front) Sister Miriam Clare Stoll and (back, third and fourth from left) Sister Florence Norton and Sister Mildred Giesler. They are photographed with (back, from left) General Councilors Sister Mary Beth Klingel, Sister Lisa Stallings, Sister Jenny Howard, General Superior Sister Dawn Tomaszewski and General Councilor Sister Jeanne Hagelskamp. Not photographed: Sister Rita Clare Gerardot.
The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana, honored their 70-year Jubilarians on Tuesday, Dec. 17, including (front, from left) Sister Charles Van Hoy, (front, third from left) Sister Margaret Norris, Sister Regina Marie McIntyre, Sister Joann Quinkert, Sister Rosemary Eyler, Sister Suzanne Buthod and Sister Barbara Ann Bluntzer. They are photographed with (front, second from left) General Councilor Sister Mary Beth Klingel, (back, from left) General Councilor Sister Lisa Stallings, General Superior Sister Dawn Tomaszewski and General Councilors Sister Jenny Howard and Sister Jeanne Hagelskamp. Not photographed: Sisters Marian Brady and Marie Denis Lucey.
The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana, honored their 60-year Jubilarians on Tuesday, Dec. 17, including (front, left) Sister Ellen Cunningham and (back, second from right) Sister Paula Modaff. The two are photographed with (front, right) General Superior Sister Dawn Tomaszewski and (back, from left) General Councilors Sister Mary Beth Klingel, Sister Jeanne Hagelskamp, Sister Lisa Stallings and Sister Jenny Howard. Not photographed: Sisters Clelia Cecchetti, Dorothy Rasche and Therese Guerin Sullivan.
You capture every celebration with such beautiful pictures of our loved ones….thank you.
Congratulations to all you dear sisters. Special love sent to Sister Barbara Ann Bluntzer. Thanks for the pictures. Thanks to all the years of service. Many lives have been changed and enriched because of you.
Love all the pictures….so many memories of such wonderful women of Providence!
Such wonderful people. Congratulations to all.