Sr. Catherine Platt, OP

Platt-CatherineDominican Sister of Peace Catherine Platt, OP, died at Mount Carmel East Hospital (Columbus, OH) on Wednesday, November 18, 2015. She was born in 1951 in Philadelphia, PA. In 1979 she entered the Dominican Sisters of St. Catherine de’ Ricci, now the Dominican Sisters of Peace. She made her first profession of vows in 1982. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Religious Studies from Villanova University, Villanova, PA. Continue reading →

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Sr. Marie Hohman, OP

Hohman-MarieDominican Sister of Peace Marie Hohman, OP, died in hospice care at Akron General Medical Center on Wednesday, November 11, 2015.

Sr. Marie was born in Akron, OH, on February 1, 1925, the only daughter and eldest child of Albert and Margaret Hohman. She graduated from St. Vincent High School in 1943 and entered the Sisters of St. Dominic of Akron, now the Dominican Sisters of Peace, that same year. She made religious profession on August 26, 1945. Continue reading →

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Sr. Catherine Siena Bosch, OP

Bosch-Catherine-SienaDominican Sister of Peace Catherine Siena Bosch, OP, died at Mohun Health Care Center (Columbus, OH) on October 31, 2015. She was born on October 27, 1924, in Steubenville, OH, and entered the Dominican Sisters of St. Mary of the Springs, now the Dominican Sisters of Peace, in 1942. She made her first profession of vows in 1944. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education degree from Ohio Dominican University and a Master of Science in Elementary Education degree from Fordham University. Continue reading →

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Sr. Stephana Toomey, OP

Toomey-StephanaDominican Sister of Peace Sr. Stephana Toomey, OP, died on October 28, 2015, at Mohun Health Care Center (Columbus, OH). She was born on November 19, 1930, in Wilmington, DE, and entered the Dominican Sisters of St. Catherine de’ Ricci, now the Dominican Sisters of Peace, in 1956. She made her first profession of vows in 1959. Continue reading →

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Sr. Rosalia Govert, OP

Govert-RosaliaDominican Sister of Peace Sr. Rosalia Govert, OP, died on October 17, 2015, in the Dominican Sisters’ convent infirmary in Great Bend, KS. Sr. Rosalia celebrated her 100th birthday on July 28, 2015. Continue reading →

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