Sr. Francis Marie Lawler (99) died on
Thursday, March 17, 2011, at Mohun Health Care Center (Columbus, OH) in her 80th
year of religious profession. Margaret
Lawler was born on September 26, 1911, in Columbus, Ohio, to Joseph and Mary
(Kaiser) Lawler; she was one of three children.
Sr. Malachy Stockemer (84) died on March 8,
2011, at the Great Bend Motherhouse Infirmary (Kansas) in her 63rd year
of religious profession. Elizabeth
Magdalen was born on February 26, 1927, to Peter John and Katherine Pauline
(Fischer) Stockemer in Cunningham, Kansas. She entered the Novitiate of the former congregation of the Dominican
Sisters of the Immaculate Conception in Great Bend in 1943, and she made her
Profession of Vows as Sr. Malachy on August 13, 1947.
M. Eileen Pentecost (92) died on Saturday, February 26, 2011, at Regina Health
Center (Richfield, Ohio) in her 73rd year of religious profession. Rosemary Pentecost was born on April 24, 1918,
in Nashville, Tennessee, to Frank and Helen Mae (Rothenburg) Pentecost. Because of her father's job with BF Goodrich
Rubber Company, Rosemary and her family moved to Akron when she was young; she
attended St. Paul Elementary School and then Garfield High School. On October 4, 1936, Rosemary entered the
Novitiate of the Dominican Sisters of Akron from St. Paul Parish, making her
Sr. Mary Damian Cazale (91) died on
February 17, 2011, at Mohun Health Care Center (Columbus, OH) in her 68th
year of religious profession. Born
Mildred Elizabeth to Philip and Henrietta (Lassus) Cazale in New Orleans,
Louisiana, she was one of seven children.
George Ann Fosmire (83) died on January 18, 2011, at Mt. Carmel East Hospital
(Columbus, OH) in her 63rd year of religious profession. Born Theresa to George and Anna Rose
(Swayger) Fosmire in Greenfield, Massachusetts, she was one of three children. Theresa entered the Novitiate of the former
Dominican Sisters of St. Mary of the Springs in Columbus and made her
Profession of Vows in 1948 as Sr. George Ann.
Sr. Laura Wallace (88) died on Friday,
December 31, 2010, at Regina Health Center, Richfield, Ohio, in her 70th
year of religious profession. Born to
William and Laura Wallace in Alliance, OH, she was one of four children. Laura entered the Novitiate of the Sisters of
St. Dominic in Akron, OH, on September 8, 1938, and made her Profession of Vows