Obituaries

Celebrate with us the lives of our Sisters, who have gone before us and have answered God’s call in her own unique way. If you are having trouble finding the obituary of one of our Sisters, please email info@oppeace.org for assistance.

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Sr. Pat McCabe, OP

In the 60th year of her religious life, at the time of her death, Dominican Sister of Peace Patricia McCabe, OP, died at Mohun Health Care Center, Columbus, OH on Friday, May 29, 2015. She was born in Princeton, NJ, in 1932. She entered in 1952 and was professed in 1955 in the former congregation of St. Mary of the Springs, now the Dominican Sisters of Peace. She was preceded in death by her parents, David and Irene Duntlin McCabe and is survived by her sister, Anne McCabe Twele. Continue reading →

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Sr. Marie Klein, OP

Dominican Sister of Peace Marie Klein, OP, was born as Mary Ann Agatha to Tony and Mary Hoffman Klein in Fowler, KS. Her family increased by two more sisters, all three of which became Dominican Sisters in Great Bend. There were no brothers, just the three girls. Sr. Marie Antoinette is the only surviving sibling, Sr. Ruth being the first to enter eternal life. Continue reading →

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Sr. M. Alice Kessler, OP

Sr. M. Alice Kessler, OP, the former Eva Kessler, died at 94 on May 19, 2015, at Regina Health Center, Richfield, OH. She was the daughter of Philip and Alice Kessler and entered the Sisters of St. Dominic of Akron, now Dominican Sisters of Peace, from St. Paul Parish, North Canton, Ohio on September 8, 1939. She made profession of vows on July 13, 1941. Continue reading →

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Sr. Peggy Duggan, OP

Dominican Sister of Peace Peggy Duggan, OP, a native of Holbrook, MA, died on April 27, 2015, at Sansbury Care Center, St. Catharine, KY. Sr. Peggy is survived by her brothers Wilfred and John, her sister Mary and several nieces and nephews. Continue reading →

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Sr. Regina Marie Bruner, OP

Read a reflection offered by Sr. Rosemary Rule, OP.

Sr. Regina Marie, OP, has been at Sansbury Care Center since 1996 when she came as a computer assistant. She also served there earlier from 1983 to 1988 as a receptionist and office assistant. She was born in Mattoon, IL, on April 30, 1929, to George and Mary Regina Bruner. She entered the Dominican Sisters in 1948 and made profession in 1950. Continue reading →

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