Sister Frances Patrice Kirk, SSJ

Sister Frances Patrice Kirk, SSJ, age 90, died May 9, 2023, at Saint Joseph Villa.

The daughter of the late Francis Joseph and Elizabeth Rose (Falls) Kirk, she attended St. Leo Grade School and St. Hubert High School in Philadelphia.

In September 1951 she entered the Sisters of Saint Joseph, Chestnut Hill, and professed her final vows in 1959.

Sister Francis ministered in the Dioceses of Camden, Charlotte, NC, Philadelphia and Trenton.

Sister of Margaret Maguire and the late John and Frank Kirk, she is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews and members of her Congregation, the Sisters of Saint Joseph.

A Funeral Mass will be held on Friday, June 9, 2023, at 10:30 AM. at Saint Joseph Villa. Services will also be live streamed from the Saint Joseph Villa website,

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