Deaths in Franciscan Communities

HNP Communications Franciscan World

During recent weeks, several Franciscan sisters have passed to eternal life.

Sr. M. Teresa Michael Joyce, OSF, sister of the late Louis Joyce, OFM, died on May 25 in the healthcare center of St. Elizabeth Motherhouse in Allegany, N.Y.

Sr. Maria de Fátima Barbosa Laborão, OSF, a Franciscan Sister of Allegany, died May 12, at the Santa Casa de Misericórdia in Anápolis, Brazil.

Editor’s note: HNP Today welcomes news of deaths of Franciscan brothers, priests and sisters. Submissions should be emailed to the Communications Office.