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Sister Patricia Kukwa



(Formerly Sister Mary Benedicta)

Sister Patricia’s commitment to Catholic education included teaching assignments at Our Lady of Peace (Cleveland), Holy Cross (Euclid), St. Mary Magdalene (Willowick), St. Francis de Sales (Parma), St. Joseph, and Immaculate Conception (Willoughby). She continued in educational administration as principal of St. Mary Magdalene, St. Francis de Sales, and St. Robert Bellarmine (Euclid). At Lake Catholic High School, Sister Patricia served as Assistant Principal for Curriculum and Faculty Development. After retiring, she assisted the Carmelite Sisters as receptionist at the Holy Family Carmelite Monastery. Currently, she serves on the coordinating team at Merici Crossings, residence of the Ursuline Sisters.