The following religious priests, sisters and brothers are celebrating significant anniversaries of religious life this year.

With gratitude to Almighty God for their years of dedicated and faithful service to the church, the Archdiocese of Philadelphia invites everyone to celebrate their jubilee year with a Mass of thanksgiving celebrated by Archbishop Nelson J. Pérez on Sunday, Sept. 20 at 11 a.m. in the Cathedral Basilica of SS. Peter and Paul, Philadelphia. 

The Mass is sponsored by the archdiocesan Office for Consecrated Life.

For those unable to attend the Mass, it will be on live streaming video here.


85 Years                                                       

Iwetz, Sister Marie Cecile, SSJ

80 Years

Smith, Sister Ignatia Maria, SSJ

Powell, Sister Rita, RSM

75 Years

Tracy, Sister Katherine, SHCJ

Maruca, Rev. Dominic W., SJ

Piszyk, Sister Judith Thaddeus, OSBM

Leszczynska, Sister M. Eunice, CSFN

Hoben, Sister Marian William, IHM

Arnold, Sister Agnes Leona, SSJ

Kerridge, Sister Elizabeth Anne, SSJ

Moss, Sister Kathleen Bernadette, SSJ

O’Donnell, Sister Saint Urban, SSJ

Reimer, Sister Catherine, SSJ

Sneeringer, Sister Mary Dolores, SSJ

Towey, Sister Anne B., SSJ

Watson, Sister Mary Patricia, SSJ

70 Years

Jelley, Sister Jacqueline, SHCJ

Boyer, Sister Anne, GNSH

Elias, Sister Mary Joan, GNSH

Finnick, Sister Mary, GNSH

Healy, Sister Kathryn, GNSH

Burkert, Sister Julia, MMS

Edelen, Sister Patricia, MMS

Serafini, Sister Andrea, MMS

Hocbo, Sister Mary Cecilia, SSpSAP

Robillard, Sister Mary Henrita, SSpSAP

Byron, Rev. William J., SJ

Gresh, Bro. Charles, FSC

Cordero, Sister Josefa Marie, MSBT

McLoughlin, Sister Eileen Catherine, MSBT

Andrelczyk, Sister M. Bernice, CSFN

Griffin, Sister Rosemarie, CSFN

Lawlor, Sister M. Jeanette, CSFN

Przybylowski, Sister M. Eileen Therese, CSFN

Petela, Sister Helen, CSFN

Onley, Sister M. Francesca, CSFN

Rozanska, Sister M. Paul, CSFN

Barber, Sister Marita de Lourdes, IHM

Delaney, Sister Maria Paul, IHM

Gain, Sister Dolores Kathleen, IHM

Gallagher, Sister Mary Louise, IHM

Hughes, Sister Marie Charlene, IHM

Keenan, Sister Kathleen Dolores, IHM

Malloy, Sister Anita Dolores, IHM

McGee, Sister Marita Louise, IHM

Rooney, Sister Doloretta Maria, IHM

Aherne, Sister Anna Louise, OSF

Calhoun, Sister Frances, OSF

Dreisbach, Sister Joan, OSF

Keltz, Sister Gloria Patricia, OSF

Morales, Sister Genoveva, OSF

Murray, Sister Catherine Alexis, OSF

Oman, Sister Margaret, OSF

Rizzo, Sister Francis Anita, OSF

Thomas, Sister Mary Ruth, OSF

Whelan, Sister Margaret Mary, OSF

Campbell, Sister Anne Jose, SSJ

Cashman, Sister Patricia, SSJ

Corbett, Sister Mary, SSJ

Di Gregorio, Sister Clare, SSJ

Duffy, Sister Mary Teresa, SSJ

Fitzpatrick, Sister Catherine Dolorine, SSJ

Hetzel, Sister Marie Albert, SSJ

Hilla, Sister Ann C., SSJ

Holtz, Sister Jean L., SSJ

Jaskel, Sister Joan Gertrude, SSJ

Kretschman, Sister Marie Fatima, SSJ

McCarthy, Sister Ellen, SSJ

McClure, Sister Patricia, SSJ

O’Brien, Sister Leonissa, SSJ

O’Connor, Sister Peg, SSJ

Pino, Sister Grace D., SSJ

Hasson, Sister Mary Georgina, RSM

Hentz, Sister Mary, RSM

Kelly, Sister Kathleen, RSM

Lynch, Sister Marie, RSM

McKee, Sister Kathleen Anne, RSM

Medori, Sister Antoinette, RSM

Pascoe, Sister Margaret, RSM

Schrant, Sister Claire Miriam, RSM

Walsh, Sister Marianna, RSM

Erdlen, Rev. Harry J. OSA (profession)

65 Years

Bamber, Rev. William J., C.M.

Smith, Bro. Alfred J., C.M.

Brady, Sister Mary Ellen, O.P.

Bartholomew, Sister Clement, OSBM

Hernandez, Sister Carla, OSBM

Orzel, Sister Dolores, OSBM

Deegan, Rev. John E., OSA (profession)

Recchuti, Rev. William A., OSA (profession)

60 Years

Bartone, Sister Carlotta, SHCJ

Doyle, Sister Margaret, SHCJ

Gaine, Sister Virginia, SHCJ

Crudden, Sister Anne Zita, GNSH

Daly, Sister Joan, GNSH

Drysdale, Sister Maria Christi, GNSH

McCann, Sister Joan Marie, GNSH

McKee, Sister Ann, GNSH

Moyle, Sister Martha, GNSH

Carven, Rev. John W., C.M.

Daly, Rev. Joseph V., C.M.

Trzecieski, Rev. Joseph V., C.M.

Hayes, Sister Therese, MMS

Klaus, Sister Miriam Paul, MMS

Papineau, Sister Marguerite, MMS

Strahlr, Sister Sylria, MMS

Moriarty, Bro. Robert, S.M.

Haig, Rev. Frank R., S.J.

Kestler, Bro. Richard, FSC

Busowski, Sister Dorothy Ann, OSBM

Jurasinski, Sister Mary Cecilia, OSBM

Stremba, Sister Rita, OSBM

White, Rev. Roger, O.F.M.Cap

Burnard, Sister Margaret Mary, MSBT

Butler, Sister Mary Elizabeth, MSBT

Dorff, Sister John Maureen, MSBT

Marcigliano, Sister Paul Miriam, MSBT

Wahl, Sister Siena Marie, MSBT

Robalino, Sister Silvia Eugenia, RA

Chesnavage, Sister M. Mildred, CSFN

Kozubal, Sister M. Xavier, CSFN

Veitz, Sister M. Frances, CSFN

Wieczezynski, Sister Regina, CSFN

Beck, Sister M. Anne Patrice, IHM

Bradbury, Sister M. Anna L., IHM

Colligon, Sister M. Barbara Ann, IHM

Considine, Sister M. Patricia Anne, IHM

Daley, Sister Genevieve Marie, IHM

Durner, Sister M. Cecilia, IHM

Fadden, Sister M. Ruth Patricia, IHM

Fertal, Sister Mary Grace, IHM

Firn, Sister Janice Marie, IHM

Fullam, Sister M. Joseph Helen, IHM

Greco, Sister Mary Carmella, IHM

Hughes, Sister Anne Marie, IHM

Leonard, Sister Mary A., IHM

Linsalata, Sister M. Lauretta, IHM

Maguire, Sister Marie B., IHM

Mangan, Sister M. Noreen Joseph, IHM

Moylan, Sister M. Jane Claire, IHM

Nolan, Sister Virginia Therese, IHM

O’Connor, Sister Maureen Peter, IHM

Potochney, Sister Jacinta Marie, IHM

Schmidt, Sister Mary Elizabeth, IHM

Schuyler, Sister M. John Joseph, IHM

Smith, Sister Honoria M., IHM

Summers, Sister Amy M., IHM

Swirk, Sister Loretta Therese, IHM

McCarthy, Sister Bernadette De L’Immaculee, lsp

Sperr, Sister Marie Antoinette De Ste. Anne, lsp

Destefano, Sister Therese Michele, SSJ

Gehman, Sister Marcia Anne, SSJ

Gaughans, Sister Mary Ann, SSJ

Giunco, Sister Jeanne, SSJ

Herron, Sister Mary William, SSJ

Intrieri, Sister Joseph Andre, SSJ

McNichol, Sister Eleanor, SSJ

Royal, Sister Joan Clare, SSJ

Schlosser, Sister Alma Rose, SSJ

Bracken, Sister Rosellen, RSM

Burke, Sister Mary Elizabeth, RSM

Connor, Sister Emily Therese, RSM

Donnelly, Sister Marie Michele, RSM

Flynn, Sister Patricia Anne, RSM

Fox, Sister Kathleen Marie, RSM

Giordano, Sister Mary Ann, RSM

Kennedy, Sister Patricia Anne, RSM

MacWilliams, Sister Barbara Ann, RSM

McAlpin, Sister Kathleen, RSM

McCann, Sister Mercedes J. RSM

McGovern, Sister Kathleen, RSM

McGrory, Sister Josephine, RSM

McNally, Sister Mary Sarah, RSM

Nolan, Sister Mary Anne, RSM

O’Brien, Sister Stella Mary, RSM

Paglione, Sister Frances, RSM

Smiley, Sister Barbara, RSM

Talone, Sister Patricia, RSM

Welsh, Sister Angela, RSM

O’Leary, Rev. Richard T., OSA (profession)

Sullivan, Rev. Michael P., OSA (profession)

55 Years

Freund, Rev. John B., C.M.

50 Years

Foy, Sister Barbara, SHCJ

Gunther, Sister Francine, SHCJ

Sullivan, Sister Mary, SHCJ

Bicsko, Rev. Stephen C., CM

Kane, Rev. John E., CM

McKenna, Rev. Thomas F., CM

Shea, Rev. Michael J., CM

Morris, Sister Philomena, MMS

Shine, Bro. Lawrence, FSC

Fitzgerald, Bro. John, FC

Than, Sister Asunta, ACI

Cusati, Sister Christine Joy, MSBT

Jefferson, Sister Rosemarie, MSBT

Gemmell, Sister Mary Ellen, CSFN

Bell, Sister M. Joyce Carolyn, IHM

Bransfield, Sister Mary Jane, IHM

Breen, Sister M. Elizabeth Patrice, IHM

Brookes, Sister M. Elaine de Chantal, IHM

Clark, Sister M. Catherine Anne, IHM

Cunningham, Sister M. Christine, IHM

Darreff, Sister M. Anne Elise, IHM

DePaul, Sister Rosemary, IHM

Filan, Sister Mary Margaret, IHM

Fleming, Sister M. Margaret, IHM

Gipprich, Sister Marie, IHM

Havens, Sister Regina M., IHM

Lamb, Sister Christine M., IHM

Marani, Sister M. Peter Therese, IHM

Mayer, Sister Suzanne Marie, IHM

McCullough, Sister M. Rita Bridget, IHM

McDonnell, Sister Mary Jane, IHM

McEntee, Sister M. Marcille, IHM

Mumma, Sister M. Cynthia Ann, IHM.

Praskac, Sister Mary H., IHM

Saybolt, Sister M. Adrienne, IHM

Schaebler, Sister Alice M., IHM

Sweeney, Sister Mary Anne, IHM

Jeffrey, Sister Grace Andrew, OSF

Bednarcik, Sister Katherine, RSM

Geraghty, Sister Mary Beth, RSM

Morrison, Sister Mary Jane, RSM

Doyle, Rev. Frances J., OSA (ordination)

McCartney, Rev. James J., OSA (ordination

McCloskey, Rev. Gary N., OSA (profession)

Wilde, Rev. Denis G., OSA (ordination)

Rickle, Rev. William C., SJ

25 Years

Donaldson, Rev. Raymond J., SJ

Frederico, Rev. Charles A., SJ

Mykhalyuk, Sister Olha, OSBM

Nguyen, Sister Maria Therese, CSFN

Cote, Sister Karen Marie, IHM

Paradis, Sister Mary Raphael, RSM

Cregan, Rev. David, A., OSA (profession)

Hollis, Rev. Keith J., OSA (profession)

Molina, Sister Stella Maris, SSVM