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Sister Annette Marie Bruce

Sister Annette Marie was born on February 28, 1912 and died on February 26, 2006.

Sister Annette Marie Bruce

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Sister Annette Marie Bruce was born Doris Maris on Feb. 28, 1912. She died on Feb. 26, 2006. She was 93 years old and had been a Sister of Providence for 70 years.

Sister Annette Marie entered the Congregation on Feb. 9, 1936. She professed first and final vows on Aug. 15, 1938 and 1944, respectively.

Sister Annette Marie began teaching in 1938 in Illinois. She also ministered in education in Indiana and Maryland. In 1980, she returned to the Woods to volunteer in a various ministries.

It was said that Sister Annette Marie’s peaceful demeanor was a true example of peace and joy.


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