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August 16, 2004
Sister Mary Jacque Benner, a teacher and artist whose works are displayed in her order's schools and hospitals, died of cancer Tuesday at The Villa, her order's Baltimore County retirement home. She was 60. Born Mary Jacqueline Benner in Portsmouth, Va., and raised in Austria, Taiwan, and states including Hawaii, she earned an English degree from Chaminade College of Honolulu. She also held an art degree from Towson University and a master's degree in visual arts from Georgia State University.
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By Robert Hilson Jr. and Robert Hilson Jr.,SUN STAFF | August 9, 1998
Sister Mary Consilio Wilson, O.S.P., a teacher and parochial school administrator for 45 years -- many of those at the St. Frances Academy in Baltimore -- died Aug. 2 of heart failure at Bon Secours Hospital. She was 82.Sister Consilio was a member of the Oblate Sisters of Providence -- an order founded in Baltimore inthe early 1800s -- and lived at themotherhouse in Catonsville. Sheentered the convent in 1937 andprofessed her final vows in 1940.She began teaching in 1941 at the old St. Pius V school, then on Harlem Avenue in West Baltimore, where she taught all levels in grade school.
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By Donna Boller and Donna Boller,Sun Staff Writer | March 13, 1995
Sister Mary Annina Byrne, 84, a teaching nun who collected more than 700 dolls during nearly 60 years, died Friday at St. Joseph Medical Center of a heart condition.Born Eugenia Claire Byrne in 1910, she entered the School Sisters of Notre Dame order in 1931 and professed vows in 1933, the same year she began collecting dolls.At its peak, her collection contained more than 700 dolls from around the world.Her first dolls were two from Czechoslovakia, given to her by her sister, who suggested, "Why not collect dolls?"
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November 15, 2007
Sister Mary Gray, a founder of St. Elizabeth School in Northeast Baltimore and a former superior general of the Franciscan Sisters of Baltimore, died of cancer Saturday at the Clare Court Convent near the school. She was 84. Born in Halifax, Nova Scotia, she entered what became the Franciscan Sisters of Baltimore when she was 22. She received the name Sister Mary Alexander and later used the name Mary. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in history from the old Mount St. Agnes College in Mount Washington.
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June 23, 2004
On June 20, 2004; SISTER MARY AMBROSIA VASOLD, S.S.N.D., a beloved member of the School Sisters of Notre Dame. Dear daughter of the late Anna (Amtmann) and Ambrose Vasold; dear sister of Mary Wiegand, Barbara Stritzinger and James Vasold. Also, survived by nieces, nephews, grand-nieces and grandnephews. Friends may call at Villa Assumpta, 6401 N. Charles Street on Tuesday 7 to 8:30 AM and Wednesday 3 to 5 and 7 to 8:30 PM. A Christian Wake Service will be held Wednesday 7 PM. A Funeral Mass will be offered Thursday 10 AM at the Chapel of Villa Assumpta.
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December 29, 2006
DENISIA FILIPPO, S.S.N.D.; beloved member of the School Sisters of Notre Dame; dear daughter of the late Catherine (nee Pedano) and Nicholas Filippo; dear aunt of Sister Mary Francisann Rapa, S.S.N.D.; also survived by other nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews. Friends may call at Villa Assumpta, 6401 N. Charles St., on Friday, 3 to 5 and 7 to 8:30 P.M. A Christian Wake Service will be held Friday evening at 7:30 A.M. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Saturday 10 A.M., in the Chapel of Villa Assumpta.
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November 28, 2006
On November 24, 2006 SISTER MARY BERNARDITA THOMPSON, S.S.N.D.; beloved member of the School Sisters of Notre Dame; dear daughter of the late Amelia (nee Fischer) and John Elmer Thompson; dear sister of Mary von Paris, Anna Brown, Margaret Geeson, Helen Moskunas and the late Teresa Baughman, Amelia Boyer, Joseph Thompson, J. Walter Thompson, Frank Thompson, Jeremiah P. Thompson and John E. Thompson. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews. Friends may call at Villa Assumpta, 6401 N. Charles St. on Monday 7 to 8:30 P.M. and Tuesday 3 to 5 and 7 to 8:30 P.M. A Christian Wake Service will be held Tuesday evening at 7:30 P.M. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Wednesday at 10 :30 A.M. in the Chapel of Villa Assumpta.
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January 31, 2004
On January 28, 2004, SISTER MARY VIRGINA GEIGER S.S.N.D., a beloved member of the School Sisters of Notre Dame. Dear daughter of the late Elizabeth (nee Ollemar) and Frank Geiger. Dear sister of Sr. Eugene Marie Geiger S.S.N.D., dear sister-in-law of Ann and Sonia Geiger. Also survived by nieces, nephews, grand nieces and grand nephews.Friends may call at Villa Assumpta, 6401 N. Charles St. on Friday, 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. A Christian Wake Service will be held Friday, 7 P.M. Mass of Christian Burial will be offered Saturday, 10 A.M. at the Chapel of Villa Assumpta.
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