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Sister Rose Virginia Eichman

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Sister Rose Virginia was born in Fort Wayne, Ind. Currently, she ministers in health care services at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods.

Sister Rose Virginia entered the Congregation on Feb. 2, 1952, from Cathedral Parish, Fort Wayne. She professed final vows on Aug. 15, 1959.

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

Sister Rose Virginia has ministered in Indiana, Illinois, Texas and California.

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Indianapolis: Teacher, St. Anthony (1954-56)

Chicago: Teacher, St. Andrew (1956-59)

Galesburg, Ill.: Teacher, St. Angela (1960-62)

Robstown, Texas: Teacher, St. John (1962-65)

Chicago: Teacher, St. Mel (1965)

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods: Housekeeper, Providence Hall (1966-67)

Orange, Calif.: Housekeeper, Marywood (1967-69)

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods: Infirmary Staff (1969-72)

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods: Aide, Providence Hall (1972-77)

Orange, Calif.: Convent Service, Marywood (1977-80)

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods: Nursing Assistant (1980-81)

New Albany, Ind.: Housekeeper/Activities, Providence Retirement Home (1981-82)

New Albany, Ind.: Laundry/Activities, Providence Retirement Home (1982-83)

New Albany, Ind.: Activities Assistant, Providence Retirement Home (1983-84)

New Albany, Ind.: Nurses’ Aide, Providence Retirement Home (1984-85)

New Albany, Ind.: Laundry/Housekeeping/Resident Aide, Providence Retirement Home (1985-87)

New Albany, Ind.: Resident Aide, Providence Retirement Home (1987-94)

New Albany, Ind.: Assistant to Day Care Supervisor, Providence Self Sufficiency Ministries (1994-96)

New Albany, Ind.: Child Care Staff, Providence Self Sufficiency Ministries (1996-98)

New Albany, Ind.: Housekeeping/Child Care Staff, Providence House (1998-2000)

Georgetown, Ind.: Volunteer, Providence Self Sufficiency Ministries and Holy Family Parish (2001-18)

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