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Sister Mary Ann Phelan

Formerly Sister Marie Marcella


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Sister Mary Ann is a native of Baltimore, Maryland. Currently, she ministers as a driver at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods.

Sister Mary Ann, formerly Sister Marie Marcella, entered the Congregation on July 22, 1955. She professed final vows on August 15, 1963.

She graduated from Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College with a bachelor’s degree in social studies.

Sister Mary Ann spent four years promoting the cause of the beatification and canonization of Mother Theodore.

In addition, she ministered at Woods Day Care and helped raise capital for the facility.

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