Sister Francis Edwards
Formerly Sister Francis Bernard
Sister Francis is a native of Oklahoma City, Okla. Currently, she ministers in residential services at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods.
Sister Francis, formerly Sister Francis Bernard, entered the Congregation on Sept. 8, 1942 and professed final vows on Aug. 15, 1950.
She graduated from Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College with a bachelor’s degree in mathematics. She also earned a master’s degree in mathematics from Indiana State University and a master’s of library science from the University of Oklahoma.
Sister Francis has been supporting the new nursing program at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College by donating the medical journals and magazines she’s subscribing and granted ‘Friend of Nursing’ award from the college in 2015.
Sister Francis is featured in the following content on the Sisters of Providence website:
- Sisters of Providence celebrate Senior Jubilees
- Sister Francis Edwards receives ‘Friend of Nursing’ award
- Sisters of Providence honor elder sisters
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