Sister Mary Ann Herres, SNJM
Sister Michael James
March 15, 1927 – December 18, 2016
Sister Mary Ann Herres died December 18, 2016, at Brookdale South Regal in Spokane, WA. Mary Ann is survived by her religious Sisters, her brother Richard and many beloved and loving nieces and nephews. Her brothers Michael, Leonard, John, Herman, Ferdinand, Hubert, Joseph and Herbert have died.
Memorial gifts may be made to the Sisters of the Holy Names Retirement Fund, 2911 West Fort Wright Drive, Spokane, WA 99224.
Sister Ethna Marie O’Doherty, SNJM
Sister Cecilia Miriam
May 19, 1919 – December 17, 2016
Sister Ethna Marie O’Doherty, SNJM departed this life on December 17, 2016 at Marie Rose Center, Mary’s Woods, in Lake Oswego, Oregon. Sister Ethna Marie had celebrated 97 years of life and 73 years of religious profession.
Sister Eileen Brown, SNJM
Sister Marian Paula
June 11, 1931 – September 6, 2016
Sister Eileen Brown departed this life on September 6, 2016 at her residence in Gladstone, Oregon. Sister Eileen had celebrated 85 years of life and 65 years of religious profession.
Sister Guadalupe Maria Johnston, SNJM
Sister Constance Johnston
December 6, 1936 – July 23, 2016
Sister Guadalupe Maria departed this life on July 23, 2016 at Our Lady of Fatima, Saratoga, California. She celebrated 81 years of life and 61 years of her religious profession.
Sister Anne E. Patrick, SNJM
Sister Susan Margaret
April 5, 1941 – July 21, 2016
Sister Anne departed this life on July 21, 2016 at her home in Silver Spring, Maryland. She had celebrated 75 years of life and 56 years of religious profession.
Sister Delores Shaw, SNJM
Sister M. Rose Delphine
December 27, 1933 – July 12, 2016
The only child of Marie (Millette) and Delbert Shaw, Delores was born in Yakima, WA, December 27, 1933. The family moved to Seattle in 1941 where her father was seeking employment…
Sister Anne McCluskey, SNJM
Sister Mary Ricarda
January 15, 1923 – June 27, 2016
Patrick and Mary Genevieve Casey McCluskey were blessed with six children, the fifth being Anne, fondly known as Nancy, who joined the family January 15, 1923. All the children were born in Seattle, Washington. Anne finished Sacred Heart Elementary School and Immaculate High School before entering the Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary at Marylhurst, Oregon.
Sister Mary Spellicy, SNJM
Sister James Bernard
April 28, 1933 – May 21, 2016
Sister Mary Spellicy (Sr. James Bernard), a Sister of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary for over 60 years, died on Saturday, May 21, 2016, at St. Joseph’s Provincial House in Latham, New York, after a brief illness.
Sister Mary was born on April 28, 1933, in Rome, NY, to the late Theodore and Mary Ann (Smith) Spellicy. Throughout her life, Mary was thrilled to be daddy’s little girl and the “baby sister” of her three older brothers. Though their lives and work stretched them the length of the East Coast, Mary and her two surviving big brothers and their families, Theodore (Betty) Spellicy of Sarasota, Florida, and Andrew (Maryellen) Spellicy of Stittville, NY, always kept warm and current connections.
Sister Carol Qualley, SNJM
Sister Mary Elisia
December 23, 1928 – March 5, 2016
On December 23, 1928, in Seattle, Washington, John and Martha Cobine Qualley welcomed their second daughter, Carol. Carol was educated at Sacred Heart, Immaculate High School, Holy Names Academy, all in Seattle and graduated from Holy Names Academy, Spokane.
Sister Bernice Gignac, SNJM
July 29, 1941 – March 5, 2016
Departed this life on March 5, 2016 at Devonshire Seniors Residence in Windsor, Ontario. Sister Bernice had celebrated 74 years of life and 55 years of religious profession.