Sr. Ruth Anne Rezek

rezek_ruth-anneDominican Sister of Peace Ruth Anne Rezek (84), a native of Omaha, NE, died on December 11, 2016, at Spring View Hospital, Lebanon, KY.

A Dominican for 61 years, Sr. Ruth Anne earned a Bachelor of Arts in English/History from Siena College (Memphis, TN). She also earned a certificate in Business from Burroughs Business School (Omaha, NE). She ministered as a teacher at St. Patrick (Missouri Valley, IA); St. Cecilia (Hastings, NE); St. Michael (Hastings, NE); St. Joseph (Mattoon, IL); St. John Berchman (Chicago, IL); St. Dominic (Memphis, TN) and St. Philip Neri (Omaha, NE). Sr. Ruth Anne served as bursar at St. Agnes Academy (Memphis, TN). Continue reading →

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Sr. Lucille Mary Rachan

lucille-mary-rachanDominican Sister of Peace Lucille Mary Rachan (95) died on November 28, 2016 at Regina Health Care Center in Richfield, OH. She was born on December 13, 1920 in Middletown, OH, to John and Katherine Tindell Rachan. She entered the Sisters of St. Dominic of Akron, OH, now the Dominican Sisters of Peace, in 1937. Continue reading →

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Sr. M. Louise Werner

m-louise-wernerDominican Sister of Peace M. Louise Werner (99) died on November 5, 2016 at Regina Health Center, Richfield, OH.

She was born on November 17, 1916, in Hametown, OH, the daughter of John and Louise Remark Werner. She entered the Sisters of St. Dominic of Akron, now Dominican Sisters of Peace, on September 8, 1932. Continue reading →

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Sr. Mary Ellen Boyle

mary-ellen-boyleDominican Sister of Peace Mary Ellen (Mary Mel) Boyle (84) died at Grant Medical Center, Columbus, OH on November 1, 2016. She was born in 1932 in Jersey City, NJ to James and Kathleen Walsh Boyle, the only girl with four loving brothers. In 1950 she entered the Dominican Sisters of St. Mary of the Springs, now the Dominican Sisters of Peace. Continue reading →

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Sr. Helena (Peggy) Sause

helena-sauseDominican Sister of Peace Helena (Peggy) Sause (74) died at Mohun Health Care Center, Columbus, OH on October 26, 2016.  She was born in 1942 in New Haven, Connecticut. In 1960 she entered the Dominican Sisters of St. Mary of the Springs, now the Dominican Sisters of Peace.

She earned a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from the College of St. Mary of the Springs (now Ohio Dominican University) in Columbus, OH, and a Master of Science in Mathematics from the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, IN. Sr. Peggy studied Spanish at Connecticut State College and the Cathedral College Language Institute of New York. She taught math in schools in Connecticut, New York, Pennsylvania and Ohio as well as at the Colegio La Piedad in Puerto Rico. Continue reading →

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