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 Austin Mugan

Sister Mary Austin Mugan

On Tuesday morning, July 27, 1948, Sister Mary Austin died, after a lengthy illness which kept her confined to the infirmary, at the House of Providence, Kingston. Sister was the former Catherine Mugan, a native of Bothwell, Ont. She entered the Novitiate in Kingston,...

Sister Mary Bernardine Young

Sister Mary Bernardine Young

On New Year’s Eve, Dec. 31, 1947, Sister Mary Bernardine died suddenly at St. Gregory’s Convent, Picton. She had been Local Superior at the Convent and was in her usual health until the evening of her death. Being the last day of the year she seemed to make it a...

Sister Mary of the Visitation Fahey

Sister Mary of the Visitation Fahey

On Saturday night, October 25th, 1947, Sister Mary of the Visitation (Emmeline Fahey) died, after a short illness, at the House of Providence, Kingston. Sister, who at the time of her death was the fourth senior member of the Community, died rather suddenly and...

Sister Mary Isabel McNamee

Sister Mary Isabel McNamee

On Monday morning, July 21, 1947, Sister Mary Isabel (Elizabeth Anne McNamee) died, after an illness of some months, at St. Vincent de Paul Hospital, Brockville. Formerly Miss Elizabeth Anne McNamee, a native of Stanleyville, Ont., she entered the Novitiate at the...

Sister Mary Gabriel Cunningham

Sister Mary Gabriel Cunningham

Mother Mary Gabriel passed to her eternal reward on Monday morning, December 11th, 1946 after an illness which had kept her confined to bed for more than a year. As Mary Elizabeth Cunningham of Kingston, her native city, she entered the Novitiate at the House of...

Sister Mary Amedia Walsh

Sister Mary Amedia Walsh

On Saturday morning, September 9th, 1946, Sister Mary Amedia (Catherine Walsh) died at the House of Providence, Kingston, after an illness of fourteen years. She was a native of Castlebar, Ireland, and had been for some time in Canada prior to her admission to the...

Sister Mary of Calvary Hayes

Sister Mary of Calvary Hayes

On August 10, 1946, Sister Mary of Calvary, who had been ill but a few days, died an early hour on Saturday morning, at the House of Providence, Kingston. On March 25th, 1897, she entered the Novitiate and was professed in 1899. Sister was appointed to the nursing...

Sister Mary Cecilia Joyce

Sister Mary Cecilia Joyce

On July 14th, 1946, Sister Mary Cecilia (Florence Joyce) died at the House of Providence, Kingston. She suffered greatly and had been for many years a patient at St. Vincent de Paul Hospital, Brockville, before coming to Kingston. When St. Mary’s of the Lake served as...

Sister Mary Alexander Houlahan

Sister Mary Alexander Houlahan

Sister Mary Alexander was called to her eternal reward on July 1st, 1946, the feast of the Precious Blood, at “Heathfield”, Kingston. Sister died after a lengthy illness which confined her to bed for nearly two years. She, who had been blessed with physical health and...

Sister Mary Lucille Borden

Sister Mary Lucille Borden

On Wednesday morning, May 1st, 1946, Sister Mary Lucille (Lucy Mary Borden) died at the Hotel Dieu, Kingston. Since her admission to the Hospital in January, her condition was considered serious. She submitted to a critical operation (removal of the spleen), since...