Sister Adrienne C. Bradley, S.S.J. (formerly Sister Martin Denise), died Oct. 6 at St. Joseph Villa, Flourtown, at age 86.
Daughter of the late Martin and Mildred Bradley, she was born in Shamokin, Pa. and attended Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Grade School and John W. Hallahan High School. She entered the Sisters of St. Joseph in September 1958 and professed her final vows in August 1966.
Sister Adrienne ministered in the archdioceses of Philadelphia, Baltimore and Newark and the Diocese of Harrisburg.
She is the sister of Margaret Robinson and late Martin, Robert, Kenneth, Ronald and Father Alan Bradley. She is also survived by sister-in-law Rose Bradley, nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews as well as members of her Congregation the Sisters of St. Joseph.
The funeral Mass was celebrated Oct. 11 at St. Joseph Villa.
Donations in Sister Adrienne’s memory may be made to St. Joseph Villa, 110 W. Wissahickon Ave., Flourtown, PA 19031.
In a time to build, CatholicPhilly.com connects people and communities
As society emerges from the loss and separation of the pandemic, CatholicPhilly.com works to strengthen the connections between people, families and communities every day by delivering the news people need to know about the Catholic Church, especially in the Philadelphia region, and the world in which we live.
By your donation in any amount, you join in our mission to inform, form in the Catholic faith and inspire the thousands of readers who visit every month.
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 $20 gift lets us obtain solid faith formation resources that can deepen your spirituality and knowledge of the faith.
- A small, automated monthly donation means you can support us continually and easily.
Won't you consider making a gift today?
Please join in the church's vital mission of communications by offering a gift in whatever amount that you can ― a single gift of $40, $50, $100, or more, or a monthly donation. Your gift will strengthen the fabric of our entire Catholic community.
Make your donation by credit card here:
Or make your donation by check:
222 N. 17th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103