2009 Jubilee celebration

May 21, 2009


CONTACT: Jennifer Roseman, Director of Communications & Development
(509) 474-2395 or (509) 994-5032
For photo availability, contact Jennifer Roseman

Fourteen Sisters of Providence will celebrate significant anniversaries of their years in religious life at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 20, at Sacred Heart Parish, 219 East Rockwood Boulevard, in Spokane. The Reverend Stanley Malnar will preside at the liturgy. A luncheon honoring the Jubilarians will follow at Providence Auditorium, 20 West Ninth Avenue.

The Jubilarians and their current residences are:

80 years

Sister Eva O’Hare, Seattle

70 years

  • Sisters Louise (Ursula Emily) Beaulieu, Seattle
  • Claire Gagnon, Seattle

60 years

  • Sisters Helen Brennan, Seattle;
  • Rose Byrne, Burbank, Calif.
  • Susan Marie Fitzmorris, Seattle
  • Marleen Hull, Spokane; Ruth (Virginia) Miller, Centralia, Wash.
  • Lucy St. Hilaire, Portland
  • Silvia Troncoso, Yakima, Wash.

50 years

  • Sisters Edeltrudis (Deling) Fernando, Seattle
  • Judith George, Spokane
  • Ida Mae Marceau, Spokane
  • Margaret Mary Wilson, Seattle
  • 80 years
  • Sister Eva O’Hare (Sister Laureen)

70 years

  • Sister Louise (Ursula Emily) Beaulieu
  • Sister Claire Gagnon (Sister Marcelle Odile)

60 years

  • Sister Helen Brennan (Sister Dympna)
  • Sister Rose Byrne (Sister Kevin)
  • Sister Susan Marie Fitzmorris (Sister Clare of Assisi)
  • Sister Marleen Hull (Sister Anthony)
  • Sister Ruth (Virginia) Miller (Sister Virginia)
  • Sister Lucy St. Hilaire (Sister Marisita)
  • Sister Silvia Troncoso (Sister Maria Silvia de Jesus)

50 years

  • Sister Edeltrudis (Deling) Fernando (Sister Miguel)
  • Sister Judith George (Sister Mary Angela)
  • Sister Ida Mae Marceau (Sister Julia Marie)
  • Sister Margaret Mary Wilson (Sister Jean Ellen)