Sister Jean Anthony Alexandrunas ministered as a grade school teacher’s aide at St. Mary’s Glenshaw (Pa.) for 21 years. Daily, she walked the students to their classrooms, ensuring their safety, corrected worksheets, accompanied them at dismissal time, and was in charge of the after-school program. She also attended daily Mass in the parish church, where she befriended many of the parishioners. Of her time at St. Mary’s, she said, “I tried to be a friendly and caring person to each student I met.”
Retired from St. Mary’s in 2013, Sister Jean Anthony now spends her time helping out in the laundry room at the motherhouse. She also assists Sister Paulita Kuzy with large mailings and other administrative projects.