Sister Mary Berenice Eltz, R.S.M., age 103, died Aug. 16.
She is predeceased by her parents, Louis and Mary (Marr), and her brother Louis. Sister Berenice is survived by her religious community, the Sisters of Mercy.
The funeral Mass was celebrated Aug. 23 in the chapel at the Convent of Mercy, Merion. Burial was Aug. 24 in the community cemetery.
Contributions in Sister Berenice’s name may be sent to the Sisters of Mercy, Mid-Atlantic, 515 Montgomery Ave., Merion Station, PA 19066.
In a time of crisis CatholicPhilly.com keeps the information flowing
Here is how you can help:
- A $100 gift allows us to present award-winning photos of Catholic life in our neighborhoods.
- A $50 gift enables us to cover a news event in a local parish, school or Catholic institution.
- A small, automated monthly donation means you can support us continually and easily.
Won't you consider making a gift today?
Make your donation by credit card here:
Or make your donation by check:
222 N. 17th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103