On May 5, 1868, three years after the end of the Civil War, Memorial Day was officially proclaimed by General John Logan, National Commander of the Grand Army of the Republic in his General Order No. 11. It was first observed on May 30 of that same year when flowers were placed on the graves…Read more
Providence Associate Jean Brown serves as administrative assistant to Sisters of Providence leadership team members. She is very happy to bring her many years of secretarial experience to serve the Sisters of Providence. Jean lives in Terre Haute with her husband, Gary and two very spoiled cats.