Remembering Sister Kathleen Burke

Posted July 24, 2018 in Obituaries

Kathleen Burke

Sister Kathleen Burke (formerly Sister Ambrose) was a woman of great creativity, an influential teacher and colleague, a deeply spiritual Ursuline, filled with wit and compassion, grace and an entrepreneurial spirit. She touched countless lives, especially during her years at Ursuline College. An avid and keen photographer, her photos of water, and trees and stone capture the beauty of nature and wonders across the world.    Kathleen died July 24 at David Simpson House of Hospice of the Western Reserve, in a lake-view room filled with flowers and seashells and cards. She was surrounded by the love of her Ursuline Sisters,... read more

Remembering Sister Pat McCaffrey

Posted May 01, 2018 in Obituaries

Pat McCaffrey

Sister Patricia McCaffrey (formerly Sister Ann Martin) lovingly cared for elderly and infirm Ursuline sisters 15 years in the community’s infirmary before moving on to serve 30 years at Ursuline College. To each of her... read more

Sister M. Sheila Kearns

Posted April 12, 2018 in Obituaries

M. Sheila Kearns

Grade school students of the 50s and 60s experienced the rigors of singing in a choir under the tutelage of Sister M. Sheila. Gifted with a beautiful voice, and following in the steps of her... read more

Remembering Sister Johna Lincoln

Posted April 03, 2018 in Obituaries

Johna  Lincoln

Many Ursulines credit Sister Johna Lincoln (formerly Sister M. Anselm) for their passing college science courses as young sisters, recalling her patience in teaching botany, zoology, chemistry and physics, and her ability to break down complex ideas into more readily understood concepts. Countless... read more

Sister John Vianney

Posted March 22, 2018 in Obituaries

John Vianney

Sister John Vianney had a knack for bringing order to clutter and beautifying it in the process! It was a talent she readily shared throughout her religious life. The creative and faith-filled Ursuline sister died March 21 at Regina... read more