Sister Roberta Ann Bucci, OP

Sister Roberta Ann Bucci, OP

Sister Roberta Ann Bucci, OP of the Dominican Sisters of Hope, died February 17, 2021 at St. Mary, Morris Hall, Lawrenceville, New Jersey.  She was 94 years of age. The daughter of the late Anthony and Liberta Sabastino Bucci, she was born October 9, 1926 in Camden,...
Associate Mary Geiger

Associate Mary Geiger

Mary Elizabeth Geiger, an associate with the Dominican Sisters of Hope, was called to her eternal reward August 13, 2020. Mary was born in Philadelphia, PA, April 27, 1947. She is the beloved daughter of the late James and Mary Geiger.  Mary spent most of her...
Associate Florence Kissane

Associate Florence Kissane

On Tuesday, January 12, 2021, Florence A (O’Brien) Kissane, an associate with the Dominican Sisters of Hope, passed away peacefully, at her home in Hampton Bays. She was just five days from her 89th birthday. Florence was born January 17, 1932 at Southampton Hospital,...
In Memoriam: Sister Joan Coffey, OP

In Memoriam: Sister Joan Coffey, OP

Readings for the liturgy: Book of Wisdom (7: 21-30), 1 Corinthians 2:6-9, Matthew 19: 27-29. Today is about remembering and, in that remembering, celebrating. In remembering, we bump up against facts about a life we knew, in this case, a woman we knew, and we have to...
In memoriam for Sister Mary Ella Morrison, OP (aka Target)

In memoriam for Sister Mary Ella Morrison, OP (aka Target)

One of my favorite authors is Abraham Heschel who once said “to remember is to love.”  And so today, we gather to remember and celebrate the life of Mary Ella Morrison: woman religious, a member of the Dominican Sisters of Hope, sister and sister-in-law, aunt, cousin,...
In memoriam for Sister Mary Ella Morrison, OP (aka Target)

Sister Mary Ella Morrison, OP

Sister Mary Ella Morrison, OP (Sister Margaret Therese) of the Dominican Sisters of Hope died peacefully on September 1, 2020. The daughter of the late Thomas J. and Catherine V. (O’Connell) Morrison, she was born July 11, 1944 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Sister...