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2015 Jubilarians Honored

Golden Jubilarians

On Sunday June 13, 2015, four Sisters - Mary Jane Bookstaver, Patrcia Conway, Christine Ferrar and Margaret Murphy - were honored as they celebrated their 50th Golden Jubilees as Domincian Sisters of Sparkill.

The congregation is proud to celebrate these women and their important cotributions to the community and their ministries.

(L to R): Srs. Mary Jane Bookstaver, Patricia Conway, Margaret Murphy & Christine Ferrar.

Diamond Jubilarians

On Sunday, May 3, 2015, the Dominican Sisters of Sparkill honored 35 Sisters who celebrated their 60th, 65th, 70th or 75th Diamond Jubilee anniversaries of entrance into the Congregation. Each year, the Diamond Jubilees are celebrated on the anniversary of the Congregation's founding, adding to the joy and festivity. A lovely Mass and lunch was enjoyed by all!

The Sparkill community is deeply grateful for the many years of dedication to religious life and ministry given by these women who are truly making a difference.

60th Diamond Jubilarians! (L to R) Back: Sisters John Rose Hartling, Martha Marie Jaegers, Carolyn Wolfbauer, Genevieve Armeno, Eileen Clifford, Margaret Strychalski, Annette Bate, Joan O’Connor, & Stephen Gerard Miick. Front: Sisters Dolores Fischer, Margaret Hanratty, & Barbara Jane Falloon. Not pictured: Sr. James Louise Downey.


65th Diamond Jubilarians! (L to R) Back: Sisters Florence Flynn, Anne Tahaney, Bridget Kiniry, Dorothy Farley, & Margaret Rita Bergin. Front: Sisters Virginia Kempf, Rose Respol, & Anna Louisa Zummo. Not pictured: Srs. Rose Patrice Sasso & Patricia Neary.


70th Diamond Jubilarians! (L to R) Back: Sisters Catherine Moran, Margaret Harrison, Ann Matthew O’Shea, Marie Joseph Morahan, Marie Louise Ruggeri, & Eileen Donovan. Front: Sisters Jeanne Margaret Stoltz & Dorothy Russell.


75th Diamond Jubilarians! (L to R): Sisters Jeanne Clare Scheer, Cecilia McCarthy, Judith Maender & Barbara Travers.


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