IN MEMORIAM

Sister Carita Shields, SC

SISTER CARITA SHIELDS, SC, age 82, died at her convent, Fidelis House, in Greensburg, on Sunday, November 8, 2015. Born in Pittsburgh, Sister Carita entered the congregation of the Sisters of Charity on September 8, 1955, from St. Anselm Parish, Swissvale.  Preceded in death by her parents, Hugh and Flora (Desmond) Shields, a brother, Hugh…

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Sister Mary Donald Cusick, SC

SISTER MARY DONALD CUSICK, SC, age 100, died at Caritas Christi, the motherhouse of the Sisters of Charity of Seton Hill in Greensburg, on November 6, 2015. A Pittsburgh native, Sister Mary Donald entered the congregation of the Sisters of Charity on September 8, 1933, from St. Stephen Parish, Hazelwood. Preceded in death by her…

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Sister Miriam Rita Kelsey, SC

SISTER MIRIAM RITA KELSEY, SC, age 99, died at Caritas Christi, the motherhouse of the Sisters of Charity of Seton Hill in Greensburg, on September 16. A native of Pittsburgh, Sister Miriam Rita entered the congregation of the Sisters of Charity on September 8, 1942, from Holy Innocents Parish, Sheraden. Preceded in death by her…

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Sister Bernadine Lauer, SC

SISTER BERNADINE LAUER, SC (formerly Sister Marie Bernard), age 90, died at Caritas Christi, the motherhouse of the Sisters of Charity of Seton Hill in Greensburg on August 16, 2015. Born in Heilwood, PA, Sister Bernadine entered the congregation of the Sisters of Charity on January 1, 1948, from Holy Name Parish in Ebensburg, PA.…

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Sister Mary Jean Flaherty, SC

SISTER MARY JEAN FLAHERTY, SC, age 88, died at Caritas Christi, the motherhouse of the Sisters of Charity of Seton Hill in Greensburg, on June 12, 2015. A native of Clairton, PA, Sister Mary Jean entered the congregation of the Sisters of Charity of Seton Hill on September 8, 1945, from Saint Peter Parish, McKeesport,…

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