Sister Clare DiGregorio, SSJ

Sister Clare DiGregorio SSJ (formerly Sister Grace Bernard), age 91, died March 21, 2023, at Saint Joseph Villa.

The daughter of the late Amadeo and Beatrice (Lambiase) DiGregorio, she attended St. Carthage Grade School and West Catholic High School. In September 1950 she entered the Sisters of Saint Joseph, Chestnut Hill, and professed her final vows in 1958.

Sister Clare ministered in the Dioceses of Allentown, Newark, Philadelphia and Wilmington, DE. The sister of the late Beatrice Marie Stoddard, she is survived by a loving extended family and members of her Congregation, The Sisters of Saint Joseph.

A private Funeral Mass was held on Monday, March 27 at St. Joseph Villa.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Sister’s name to Saint Joseph Villa, 110 W. Wissahickon Ave., Flourtown, PA 19031. Condolences may be shared at