Author: Sister Mary McCormick

Sister Mary Dunn

Sister Mary Dunn is the daughter of the late Elverton and Nellie Gallagher Dunn.  She entered the Ursuline Sisters from St. Nicholas in Struthers after graduating from Ursuline High School.  She earned a B.S. in Education from Youngstown State University and an M.S.E. from St. John College, Cleveland.  All of her years in ministry have […]

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Life’s Little Adventures

As we continue to mark our 140th year in the greater Youngstown area, we thought it would be interesting to include some historical information, not only of our Ursuline community but other Ursulines as well. This selection is taken from a volume edited by Rosemary Radford Ruether and Rosemary Keller titled Four Centuries of American […]

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Sister Marie Helene Chismar OSU, 91

Calling hours from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., Saturday 23 June, at the Ursuline Motherhouse in Canfield. Our Sister Marie Helene Chismar, OSU died on Wednesday June 20. She was 91.   She was born Helen Chismar on April 10, 1921, in Donora, Pa, the daughter of Stephen and Anna Luther Chismar and moved to Youngstown […]

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Remembering Sister Teresa Winsen

On Christmas Day our Sister Teresa Winsen joined the choirs of angels singing “Glory to God in the Highest” when she died at Park Vista. She was 80 years old.   In her 57 years of active ministry, Sister Teresa distinguished herself in education and leadership in Catholic schools, parishes and for the Ursuline Sisters […]

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