Remembering Sister John Mary

Posted November 06, 2019 in Obituaries

John Mary  Blaser

Sister John Mary Blaser’s 70 years of service as an Ursuline ran the gamut from education to congregational leadership to financial administration to the ministry of prayer, each carried out with professionalism and dedication. The highly respected and beloved community member died November 5 – one week short of her 90thbirthday -- at Regina Health Center in Richfield where she had lived since August 2016. Mary Virginia Blaser was born November 12, 1929, in Cleveland, the second youngest of nine children born to John and Emma (Dondelinger) Blaser. The Ursuline Academy of the Sacred Heart graduate entered the Ursulines September 8,... read more

Remembering Sister Julian Eymard

Posted July 05, 2019 in Obituaries

Julian Eymard

Sister Julian Eymard spent most of her 70 years in the Ursuline community as a nurse caring for the needs of her sisters. With a direct, yet compassionate manner, she guided many through the anxieties of illness and the intricacies of... read more

Remembering Sister M. Eugene Gear

Posted May 06, 2019 in Obituaries

M. Eugene Gear

Regardless of where she resided at any point in time, Sister M. Eugene’s heart was always in the city. Though small of stature and soft of speech, she was an untiring advocate for the poor and underservedthroughout her 75... read more

Remembering Sister Joann Kessler

Posted March 30, 2019 in Obituaries

Joann Kessler

 Sister Joann Kessler (formerly Sister M. Herman) possessed a unique array of talents and interests which she placed at the service of her various ministries. Whether sharing her faith preparing her second graders for First Communion, providing compassionate outreach services... read more

Remembering Sister Mary Irene Kane

Posted March 22, 2019 in Obituaries

Mary Irene

Sister Mary Irene spent her entire 56-year ministry career in elementary education, 45 as classroom teacher or principal and 11 as co-director or tutor in the Ursuline Institute of Learning. The congenial and faith-filled woman... read more