Celebrating our 2018 Jubilarians

The Dominican Sisters of Peace are proud to announce the Sisters who are celebrating significant anniversaries of their consecration to religious life.

Twenty Five Years

Sue Zemgulis (Niskayuna, NY)
Catherine Arnold (Akron, OH)

Fifty Years

Suzanne Brauer (New Orleans, LA)
Gemma Doll (Columbus, OH)
Mary Catherine Hilkert (South Bend, IN)
Rosemary Loomis (Columbus, OH)
Sue McMahon (Waterford, MI)
Barbara Rapp (Columbus, OH)
Valerie Shaul (Akron, OH)

Sixty Years

Kathleen Andrews (Columbus, OH)
Jeanne Brown (Columbus, OH)
Mary Ann Budka (St. Catharine, KY)
Kevin Clavin (Great Bend, KS)
Germaine Conroy (Columbus, OH)
Mary Costello (Watertown, MA)
Theresa Damicone (Akron, OH)
Mary Rose Garcia (Columbus, OH)
Dominic Haug (Great Bend, KS)
Anne Keenan (Columbus, OH)
Eileen Linehan (Watertown, MA)
Ellen McNulty (New Haven, CT)
Diane McOsker (Oxford, MI)
Mary Meenan (Columbus, OH)
Marilyn Pierson (St. Catharine, KY)
Doris Regan (Columbus, OH)
M. Aimee Ryan (Columbus, OH)
Carol Ann Spencer (Columbus, OH)

Sixty-Five Years

Bernadine Baltrinic (Akron, OH)
Sylvia Bourgeois (Columbus, OH)
Marita Charley (Columbus, OH)
Barbara DeCrosta (New Haven, CT)
Michael Brigid Driscoll (St. Catharine, KY)
Mary Justin Fadden (Oxford, MI)
Joan Marie Ford (Columbus, OH)
Thomasine Hardesty (Columbus, OH)
Mary Jordan Langenhennig (Columbus, OH) 
Mary Judene Lillie (Columbus, OH)
Noreen Malone (Columbus, OH)
Mary Josetta Mayer (Columbus, OH)
Louis Mary Passeri (Columbus, OH)

Seventy Years

Rose Bowen (Columbus, OH)
Josepha Buckley (St. Catharine, KY)
Mary Ellen Dater (Pawnee Rock, KS)
Betty Doskey (Columbus, OH)
Geraldine Eakes (Great Bend, KS)
Frances Ellsperman (Akron, OH)
Marcia Fleder (Columbus, OH)
Joan Miriam Glaser (St. Catharine, KY)
Rosemary Kirsten (St. Catharine, KY)
Thomas Joseph Nacy (St. Catharine, KY)
Marie Joseph Porrello (Columbus, OH)
Rosemarie Robinson (Akron, OH)
Charlotte Unrein (Great Bend, KS)

Seventy-Five Years

Agnes Imelda Frohnapfel (Columbus, OH)
Patricius Henderson (St. Catharine, KY)
Adrian Marie Hofstetter (St. Catharine, KY)
Lucille Winstel (Columbus, OH)

Eighty-Five Years

Vincent de Paul Hutton (St. Catharine, KY)

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Sr. Jane Belanger, OP

jane belanger-webSr. Jane Belanger, Pawnee Rock, KS, has been a member of the Heartland Farm Community in Pawnee Rock, KS since 2008. For 15 years, she was program director for Shepherd’s Corner Ecology Center in Blacklick, OH, another of the sponsored ministries of the Dominican Sisters of Peace. “In each place I have worked, I sought to respond with my energy and gifts to the world’s needs focused in that locale,” Sr. Jane said.  Continue reading →

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Sr. Celeste Albers, OP

celeste albers-webSr. Celeste Albers, Great Bend, KS, learned to love music at an early age from her parents and later from her fourth grade teacher, Sr. Caroline Oeding. In high school, she studied both piano and organ. As an elementary school teacher in Garden City and Larned, KS, she shared her love for music with her students. Continue reading →

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Sr. Blaise Flynn, OP

Blaise Flynn-webSr. Blaise Flynn, Watertown, MA, has devoted the last 30 years of her life as a Dominican Sister to the cause dearest to her heart, ending homelessness. For 20 years she served as Administrator of Programs for Women and Children, and then as Case Manager, at Pine Street Inn, Boston, MA.  Continue reading →

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Sr. Rebecca Nolan, OP

rebecca nolan-webAs Sr. Rebecca (Becky) Nolan, Pittsburgh, PA, celebrates 50 years as a Dominican, she also marks 50 years of health care ministry. “At the age of ten, I watched my mother care for my grandmother, who was dying from cancer,” Sr. Rebecca said. “I decided that I wanted to be a Sister and a nurse and help people who were suffering.” She chose to become a Sister with a promise that she could study nursing.  Continue reading →

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