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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 Traci A. Johnson and Traci A. Johnson,Sun Staff Writer | June 20, 1994
Sister Mary Adolph Schulmeister, who taught school more than 62 years and was a nun for almost 82 years, died June 13 of carcinoma of the liver at her home at Villa Assumpta. She was 101.The former Bertha Elizabeth Schulmeister, whose order was School Sisters of Notre Dame, officially retired in 1969 after teaching middle school in Maryland, New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Washington for 62 years. But she continued to teach part time until 1973.She then was a teacher's aide for three years before finally retiring and moving in 1976 to Villa Assumpta near Charles Street and Bellona Avenue.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen | January 28, 2008
Sister Mary of the Rosary San Martin, a member of the Oblate Sisters of Providence who had been active in Baltimore's Hispanic community, died of heart failure Jan. 17 at her order's motherhouse in Arbutus. She was 99. Norberta San Martin Pan was born and raised in Cardenas, Cuba. She was educated by the Oblate Sisters of Providence and later moved to Havana, where she graduated from the Teacher Training Institute. She worked as an elementary school teacher in Havana before entering her order in 1935.
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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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December 30, 2006
Sister Mary Denisia Filippo, a member of the School Sisters of Notre Dame for 75 years, died of a heart attack Tuesday at her order's Baltimore County motherhouse. She was 97. Born Michelina Margaret Filippo in Philadelphia, she entered the religious order in 1931 and received the name Mary Denisia. She taught at the old St. James the Less parochial school in East Baltimore, St. Leo's in Little Italy, St. Joseph Monastery in Irvington and St. Ambrose in Park Heights. She also taught at her order's schools in Frederick, Cumberland, Harrisburg, Pa., and Brooklyn, N.Y. In 1980, Sister Denisia became the manager of St. Vincent Orphanage in Philadelphia.
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