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February 23, 1998
Sister Eleanor McNabb, a former provincial superior of the Emmitsburg Province of the Daughters of Charity, died Friday of a heart condition at St. Joseph's Provincial House in Emmitsburg. She was 92.Sister Eleanor, who joined the Daughters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul in 1938, served as provincial superior from 1962 until 1974, after which she was assigned to an office near the Vatican, where she was involved in preparations for the canonization of Elizabeth Ann Seton, the first American-born saint.
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By Jacques Kelly and Jacques Kelly,jacques.kelly@baltsun.com | May 9, 2009
Sister Elinor Hartman, a member of the Daughters of Charity who was a French teacher and historic documents translator, died April 28 of complications from a stroke at her order's retirement home in Emmitsburg. She was 82. Born Elinor Spence Hartman in Baltimore and raised on Rosebank Avenue, she attended St. Mary of the Assumption Parochial School and the old Seton High School on Charles Street. She graduated from a Newark, N.J., high school after her father was transferred there. She worked for an insurance company and assisted her parents while her elder brother, Richard A. Hartman, was in a German prisoner-of-war camp after the Battle of the Bulge during World War II. After his release and the war's end, she entered the Daughters of Charity.
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By Jacques Kelly and Jacques Kelly,jacques.kelly@baltsun.com | May 9, 2009
Sister Elinor Hartman, a member of the Daughters of Charity who was a French teacher and historic documents translator, died April 28 of complications from a stroke at her order's retirement home in Emmitsburg. She was 82. Born Elinor Spence Hartman in Baltimore and raised on Rosebank Avenue, she attended St. Mary of the Assumption Parochial School and the old Seton High School on Charles Street. She graduated from a Newark, N.J., high school after her father was transferred there. She worked for an insurance company and assisted her parents while her elder brother, Richard A. Hartman, was in a German prisoner-of-war camp after the Battle of the Bulge during World War II. After his release and the war's end, she entered the Daughters of Charity.
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November 2, 2008
County executive named to national health panel Howard County Executive Ken Ulman has been appointed by National Association of Counties President Don Stapley to serve as vice chairman of the association's Health Steering Committee for 2008-2009. The committee is responsible for developing the association's policy regarding federal legislation and policy on health care delivery and financing - including indigent care, health care for the uninsured, Medicaid, Medicare, long-term care, local public health programs, mental health, substance abuse and developmental disabilities.
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October 5, 1995
Sister Mary Frances Cumberland, D.C.: In an obituary in yesterday's editions, the age of Sister Mary Frances Cumberland, D.C., former provincial secretary of the Daughters of Charity, should have been listed as 69.The Sun regrets the error.
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March 11, 2003
Sister Alice Murphy, a former child care worker and member of the Daughters of Charity, died Wednesday of complications from diabetes at Villa St. Michael, her order's Emmitsburg retirement home. She was 80. Born Ruth Murphy in Danville, Va., she took the name Sister Alice when she entered the Daughters of Charity in 1941. She earned a bachelor's degree in social welfare from St. Joseph's College in Emmitsburg in 1972. After holding posts in Wilmington, Del., Washington, D.C., and Richmond, Va., she worked at the St. Vincent Child Care Center in Timonium until 1978.
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July 14, 2004
On July 11, 2004, SISTER MARY LOUISE LYONS, Daughter of Charity, devoted sister of the late Most Rev. Thomas W. Lyons, Auxiliary Bishop, Archdiocese of Washington, DC; survived by brother, James Lyons of Lewes, DE; sister, Helen Ebaugh of Wheaton, MD; brother, Paul Lyons of Vienna, VA; also numerous nieces and nephews. Christian Wake Service will be held at Villa St. Michael, 333 S. Seton Ave., Emmitsburg, on Wednesday, July 14, at 7 PM. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at the Basilica of the National Shrine of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton in Emmitsburg on Thursday, July 15. Interment will be in the Daughters of Charity cemetery, Emmitsburg.
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January 19, 1996
Sister Augustine, 91, Seton High School teacherSister Augustine Troy, a member of the Daughters of Charity who taught history and home economics for 28 years at Seton High School in Baltimore, died Sunday of congestive heart failure at Villa St. Michael in Emmitsburg. She was 91.The former Mary Pleasants of Long Green graduated from Seton High and entered the Daughters of Charity in 1923. She earned a bachelor of science degree in social studies from St. Joseph College in Emmitsburg and a master's in education in guidance and psychology from Loyola College in Baltimore.
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July 15, 2001
Sister Margaret Woods, who joined the Daughters of Charity in 1932, died Wednesday of heart failure at Villa St. Michael in Emmitsburg. She was 89. A native of Boston, Margaret Ethel Woods attended St. Joseph College in Emmitsburg and Fairfield University in Fairfield, Conn. Her first assignment for the Daughters of Charity was as an elementary school teacher at St. Mary's Home in Roland Park. Four years later, an interest in nursing prompted her to move to hospital work. Sister Margaret was nurse supervisor at St. Vincent's Hospital in Jacksonville, Fla., from 1936 to 1944.
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April 11, 2005
Sister Editha Piedmont, a member of the Daughters of Charity who taught for 44 years at her order's schools, died from complications of Parkinson's disease April 4 at her order's Emmitsburg retirement home. She was 92. Born Edith Katherine Piedmont in Portsmouth, Va., she entered the Daughters of Charity in 1930 and took the name Sister Editha. She earned a bachelor's degree from the old St. Joseph College in Emmitsburg. She taught elementary pupils at St. Dominic's School in Hamilton, St. John's in East Baltimore, St. Michael's in Overlea and St. Charles in Pikesville.
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March 18, 2008
On March 16, 2008, MARGARET CARLTON, beloved wife of the late Arnold J. Carlton; loving mother of Kenneth (and his wife Henri), Cary, Kathy, and Patrick (and his wife Kathy) Carlton; grandmother of James, Allyson, Brooke, and Chloe. Relatives and friends may call at the family owned Ambrose Funeral Home, Inc., 1328 Sulphur Spring Road, Arbutus, on Tuesday from 3-5 and 7-9pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wednesday at 11am. at the church of the Ascension. Interment following at Meadowridge Memorial Park.
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By Jacques Kelly | February 7, 2008
Sister Mary Catherine Moan, a member of the Daughters of Charity and retired hospital administrator and teacher, died of heart failure Monday at her order's Emmitsburg retirement home. She was 93. Born Catherine Elizabeth Moan in Baltimore and raised in Hamilton, she attended St. Dominic's parochial school and was a 1933 Seton High School graduate. She entered the Roman Catholic religious order the next year and later earned a bachelor's degree from the old St. Joseph College in Emmitsburg.
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January 21, 2006
Sister Elaine McCauley, a former Seton High School faculty member and member of the Daughters of Charity for 71 years, died Jan. 13 at her order's retirement home in Emmitsburg. She was 89. A fellow member of her order, Sister Elizabeth Ann Conroe, said she died of natural causes related to her age. Born Margaret Ann McCauley in Washington, D.C., Sister Elaine entered the Daughters of Charity and earned a bachelor's degree in education in 1958 from St. Joseph's College in Emmitsburg. She later earned a master's degree in French from Georgetown University.
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December 27, 2005
On December 24, 2005, DOROTHY (nee Bowinkelman) MACCIOLA; beloved wife of the late Daniel Macciola; devoted mother of the late Sr. Mary Dorothy Macciola, D.C.; dear sister of the late Theodore Bowinkelman and dear aunt of Lee Anne Ayers and Mark Bowinkelman. Friends may call at St. Matthew Church, 5401 Loch Raven Blvd on Wednesday from 9 to 10 A.M., the funeral hour. Interment private. In lieu of flowers contributions to Daughters of Charity, St. Joseph's Providential House, 333 S. Seton Ave., Emmitsburg, MD 21727, would be appreciated by the family.
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April 11, 2005
Sister Editha Piedmont, a member of the Daughters of Charity who taught for 44 years at her order's schools, died from complications of Parkinson's disease April 4 at her order's Emmitsburg retirement home. She was 92. Born Edith Katherine Piedmont in Portsmouth, Va., she entered the Daughters of Charity in 1930 and took the name Sister Editha. She earned a bachelor's degree from the old St. Joseph College in Emmitsburg. She taught elementary pupils at St. Dominic's School in Hamilton, St. John's in East Baltimore, St. Michael's in Overlea and St. Charles in Pikesville.
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July 14, 2004
On July 11, 2004, SISTER MARY LOUISE LYONS, Daughter of Charity, devoted sister of the late Most Rev. Thomas W. Lyons, Auxiliary Bishop, Archdiocese of Washington, DC; survived by brother, James Lyons of Lewes, DE; sister, Helen Ebaugh of Wheaton, MD; brother, Paul Lyons of Vienna, VA; also numerous nieces and nephews. Christian Wake Service will be held at Villa St. Michael, 333 S. Seton Ave., Emmitsburg, on Wednesday, July 14, at 7 PM. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at the Basilica of the National Shrine of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton in Emmitsburg on Thursday, July 15. Interment will be in the Daughters of Charity cemetery, Emmitsburg.
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October 11, 1991
A milestone change has occurred at West Baltimore's St. Agnes Hospital. For the first time in that institution's 129-year history, its president comes from outside the ranks of the Daughters of Charity.The reason is quite simple. As a result of the incredible societal convulsions of the past few decades, the number of nuns has plummeted.At St. Agnes, only 15 of the 2,900 employees are nuns. The hospital's board of directors is still being run by Daughters of Charity. Two vice presidents are nuns.
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December 14, 2003
On December 11, 2003; NORBERT DONALD LUTZ, beloved son of the late Norbert and Dorothy Angermaier Lutz; loving nephew of Reginia Grimm, Mary Bernadette Middleton, Sr. Mary Frances Angermaier S. S. N. D., Sr. Joan Angermaier, D.C., Sr. Clare Marie Angermaier, D.C. and Myra Williams. Also survived by many loving cousins including Jane Smith Brown. Friends may call at the HUBBARD FUNERAL HOME, INC., 4107 Wilkens Avenue on Sunday from 2 to 5 PM. Services will be held on Monday at St. Benedict's Catholic Church at a 12 noon.
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March 11, 2003
Sister Alice Murphy, a former child care worker and member of the Daughters of Charity, died Wednesday of complications from diabetes at Villa St. Michael, her order's Emmitsburg retirement home. She was 80. Born Ruth Murphy in Danville, Va., she took the name Sister Alice when she entered the Daughters of Charity in 1941. She earned a bachelor's degree in social welfare from St. Joseph's College in Emmitsburg in 1972. After holding posts in Wilmington, Del., Washington, D.C., and Richmond, Va., she worked at the St. Vincent Child Care Center in Timonium until 1978.
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