Sister Anna Veronica Oncia, OP (Sister Martin Imelda)

Sister Anna Veronica Oncia, OP (Sister Martin Imelda) of the Dominican Sisters of Hope, died December 29, 2014 at the Kaplan Family Hospice Residence in Newburgh, NY. She was 83 years of age. The daughter of the late Carlo Victorio and Domenica Cifarelli Oncia, she was born March 16, 1931 in Newburgh, NY. Sister Anna [...]

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Sister Charles Elizabeth O’Brien, OP

Sister Charles Elizabeth O’Brien, OP of the Dominican Sisters of Hope, Ossining, NY, died on Monday, December 29, 2014 at the Wartburg in Mt. Vernon, NY. She was 91 years of age. The daughter of the late Charles and Elizabeth Flynn O’Brien, she was born May 19, 1923 in Staten Island, New York. Sister Charles [...]

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Sister Mary Regis Nuva

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    Sister Mary Regis Nuva, OP   September 19, 1928 - September 22, 2014    Sister Mary Regis Nuva, OP of the Dominican Sisters of Hope, died September 22, 2014 in Denver, Colorado at Presbyterian /St. Luke Hospital.  She was 86 years of age. The daughter of the late Giuseppe and Giovannina Cacciaputi Nuva, she was [...]

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Virginia Mohr, OP

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  Homily for S. Virginia Mohr, OP by S. Anne Marie Bucher We have just heard some very comforting readings.  In Isaiah God said to the people “Do not be afraid – I have called you by name—you are mine”… God promised Israel (and that includes us) that troubles would not over whelm them and [...]

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Sister Louise Synan, OP

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Sister Louise Synan, OP (Sister Mary Patricia) of the Dominican Sisters of Hope, died on June 4, 2014 at the Kaplan Residence in Newburgh, NY. She was 83 years old. The daughter of the late William E. and Louise D. McNerney Synan, she was born June 14, 1931 in Fall River, MA. Sister Louise entered [...]

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