Posted November 13, 2020 in Obituaries
Joie de Vivre!
Always a lady…infectious laughter…ever a Maumee girl…faithful daughter of Angela…well pressed and sharply turned out…compassionately supportive…phrases that all spring to mind immediately when we recall Sister Marie Michelle whose life spanned nine decades in northern Ohio. An Ursuline sister for 70 years, Sister Marie Michelle loved her family, her community and her varied ministries that introduced her to beloved friends and colleagues, students of life together in countless ways.
Rosemary was born in 1929 to Nestor and Edith Gouttiere in Maumee, Ohio. She spoke fondly and often of growing up with her brothers Adeamer and Franz and proudly proclaimed... read more
Posted October 06, 2020 in Obituaries
From 1956 until 2012, hundreds of students at Ursuline College passed through the philosophy classes of Sister Ann Kelly (or Sister James Therese as she was formerly known). Other students came to know Sister Ann as... read more
Posted July 30, 2020 in Obituaries
We will remember Sister Gemma Stracka with a song in her heart and a prayer on her lips, ever ready to assist others on their journey to the God of love and life. She reminds... read more
Posted March 31, 2020 in Obituaries
Sister Barbara Eppich danced her way through the last 40 years of her life. From the opening musical notes of a retreat in Boston introducing her to liturgical dance, she was hooked. And from that point on she embraced it as a rich and meaningful prayer form... read more
Posted November 06, 2019 in Obituaries
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... read more