Sister M. Jeanne Patricia Crowe, I.H.M.

Sister M. Jeanne Patricia Crowe, I.H.M.

Immaculate Heart of Mary Sister Jeanne Patricia Crowe, 64, died May 30 at her family home in Norristown. She was in the 45th year of her religious life.

Born in Philadelphia, Sister Jeanne Patricia entered the Congregation of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary in 1970 from St. Helena Parish in Centre Square.

She taught in elementary schools in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia. Sister Jeanne Patricia received her doctor of pharmacy degree at the Philadelphia School of Pharmacy. She was a pharmacist at Camilla Hall and at Continuing Care RX in Norristown.

Sister Jeanne Patricia went on home care for her mother in 2010.


Her funeral Mass was celebrated by Father Christopher Walsh on June 6 at Camilla Hall in Immaculata. Concelebrants were Msgr. Thomas S. Murray, Father Dennis J. Carbonaro, Father Edward J. Kelly, Father Martin Woodeshick, Father Kevin Mulligan, Father William Dean and Msgr. Joseph J. Logrip.

Sister Jeanne Patricia is survived by her mother, Marie C. Vogt Crowe, her sister Mary Ann (Raymond) Mullen, her brothers Gerald (Susan), Christopher (Megan), Michael (Ellen), Francis (Carol), Timothy (Diane), many loving nieces and nephews, a grandnephew, her local community from Pacis Hall and by members of her I.H.M. congregation.