Providence Pages Newsletter

Providence Pages showcases the mission of the Sisters of Providence of St. Vincent de Paul, a congregation of Catholic religious women based out of Kingston, Ontario. It comes out three times a year. CLICK THE IMAGE to read online. Or, download here.

In this issue:

  • St. Vincent de Paul Hospital in Brockville was transferred to the Marguerita Residence Corporation.
  • History of the St. Vincent de Paul Hospital in Brockville.
  • Teaching during COVID-19 in Peru.
  • Associates plan for autonomous future.
  • Providence Event 2021
  • Justice, Peace, and Integrity of Creation News
  • and more!
Sister Mary Louis Quinn

Sister Mary Louis Quinn

Sister Mary Louis died at the House of Providence, Wednesday evening, February 4th, 1953, after a prolonged illness. Born at Stanleyville, Ontario, Harriet Quinn was the daughter of John Quinn and Elizabeth Byrne, natives of that locality. At an early age she entered...

Sister Mary Gregory Kennedy

Sister Mary Gregory Kennedy

Sister Mary Gregory died at the House of Providence, Kingston, on New Year’s Eve, Dec. 31, 1952, after a prolonged illness. Margaret Cecilia Kennedy, as she was known, was born in Huntley, Ontario. She entered the Novitiate at the House of Providence, February 9,...

Sister Mary Ursula Byrne

Sister Mary Ursula Byrne

Mother Mary Ursula, the former Miss Rose Mary Byrne of Stanleyville, Ont., died on Sunday morning, May 25th, at the Hotel Dieu. Her death was most unexpected. She was taken to the hospital a week before suffering from a fractured leg, and it was hoped she would be...

Sister Mary Louise McKeown

Sister Mary Louise McKeown

Sister Mary Louise died at Sacred Heart Convent, Arnprior, and December 11, 1951. Her death occurred during the night in her sleep. Sister had taught all day on Monday and appeared to be in her usual health and spirits. She was the former Mary Elizabeth McKeon, a...

Sister Mary Ambrose Fitzgerald

Sister Mary Ambrose Fitzgerald

Sister Mary Ambrose died on Friday morning, November 9, 1951, after an illness of about two months, caused by a cerebral haemorrhage. She was the former Mary Fitzgerald, born in Tyndenaga, Ontario, of parents who were among the early Irish settlers of the place. She...

Sister Mary Angelus Holland

Sister Mary Angelus Holland

Sister Mary Angelus died at St. Vincent de Paul Hospital on Wednesday morning, October 31, 1951, after an illness of about two years. During this time everything had been tried in the hope of affecting a cure, but God willed otherwise and she accepted the inevitable...

Sister Mary Monica McCoy

Sister Mary Monica McCoy

Sister Mary Monica – Margaret McCoy, daughter of Michael McCoy and Sarah Lavell, was born June 26, 1877, and baptized July 1, 1877 at St. Malachy’s Church, Mayo, Quebec by Reverend Arthur Bouisin, P.P. Sponsors – Michael Lavell and Margaret McNamara. Entered the...

Sister Mary de Sales Daughan

Sister Mary de Sales Daughan

Mother Mary de Sales died at Providence Mother House, “Heathfield,” in the early morning of Thursday, Feast of St. Vincent de Paul, at about 11.25 a.m. – shortly after midnight. She had been ill scarcely three weeks. Born in Oswego, N.Y., Isabella Daughan came to...

Sister Mary Philomena Brennan

Sister Mary Philomena Brennan

Sister Mary Philomena died at the House of Providence, Kingston, on Tuesday, June 26, 1951, after a prolonged illness. She was the former Mary Jane Brennan, a native of Marysville, Ontario. Sister entered the Novitiate in 1896 and after the usual probation period as...

Sister Mary Lamberta Donovan

Sister Mary Lamberta Donovan

Sister Mary Lamberta died suddenly on Saturday evening, June 23, 1951, at the House of Providence, Kingston. She had been ill over two years, suffering from a heart condition and was confined to the infirmary several months. At the last her death was most unexpected....