Monthly Archives: September 2019

Remembering Laurette Kelly

     “Our beloved sister in heart and the Kelly family’s beloved wife and mother and grandmother, Covenant Companion Laurette Kelly, has been breathed into the infinity by our God….now the union she always longed for. Laurette died around 10:40 p.m. on Thursday, September 12, 2019.” -Sr. Georgene L. Wilson        Click to View Obituary      Click to View Reflection By Sr. Georgene L. Wilson      Click to View Eulogy By Mary Kelly          Laurette Kelly read the Course of Miracles in the 1980s and it changed her life. She was married, the mother of eight [...]

Remembering Laurette Kelly2019-10-17T14:25:23+00:00

International Solidarity Days – October 2019

October 1—International Day of Older Persons International Day of Older Persons is celebrated on October 01, 2019. This day was initiated by the United Nations in 1990 to honor the efforts of the elderly and the value they bring to society. Today, 900 million people are over 60 years old.  By 2050, it is estimated that 2 billion people (about 22% of the world’s population) will be over 60.  Between 1950 and 2010, the average life expectancy rose from 46-68.  People over 60 serve society as leaders of countries, businesses, educational efforts, and spiritual growth.  They often care for and educate young children in the home, care for sick family members and mentor young adults.  But many face [...]

International Solidarity Days – October 20192019-11-01T16:14:16+00:00

Remembering Sr. Rosemarie Burian

"Sister Rosemarie Burian lived life fully and brilliantly with open heartedness and depth of soul. In her dying with quiet dignity on September 22, 2019, she expressed her complete surrender to God."      Visitation/Memorial ServiceThursday, September 26, 2019Visitation from 3:00 - 8:00 PMMemorial Service at 4:00 PMMass of Christian BurialFriday, September 27, 2019Service Begins at 10:00 AM Both Thursday & Friday services will be held in the OLA Chapel see address below:26w171 Roosevelt Rd. Entrance #5Wheaton, IL 60187         Obituary:As a young woman her life as a vowed Franciscan Sister was rather ordinary. She served [...]

Remembering Sr. Rosemarie Burian2019-11-01T15:57:14+00:00