Sister Carole Anne Riley, formerly Sister Mary Patrick, entered religious life from St. Anne’s in Castle Shannon, PA. She credits the example of Sister Clare Louise with influencing her vocation.
60 Years in 2019
Sister Rose Elena Reyes Colón entered religious life from Sacred Heart of Jesus parish in Puerto Rico.
Sister Catherine Ann Koller, formerly Sister John Joseph, entered religious life from St. Joseph parish in Duquesne, PA. She credits her family’s commitment to the practice of the Catholic faith and the Sisters of Divine Providence who taught her as the inspiration for her vocation.
Sister Jo Ann Simanella entered religious life from Ascension Parish in Normandy, MO. She credits the Sisters of the Incarnate Word and the Sisters of Divine Providence, especially her seventh-grade teacher Sister Anita Green, for influencing her decision to enter religious life.
Sister Ann Therese Connolly entered religious life in 1960 from her home parish of St. Joseph in Quincy, MA. Of her decision to become a religious, she says, “It was Divine Providence that brought and accepted me into the Congregation of the Sisters of Divine Providence. I found the Sisters to be prayerful, hard-working and abounding in humor.”
Sister Ana Leticia Plasencia Barrios is a volunteer at Providence Heights Alpha School.