Sr. M. Danielle Coressel (1928-2021)

Born to Daniel and Berna (Boff) Coressel, Mary Jean was the oldest girl in a family of nine children. After attending St. Michael Elementary School and Richland-Adams High School, both in Defiance, she entered the Sisters of Notre Dame in 1948 and received the name of Sister Mary Danielle. She earned a Bachelor degree in […]

Sr. M. Patricia Snyder (1925-2021)

A rich life lived in a dynamic process of action and attitude, hope and helpfulness describes the 96 years of Sister Mary Patricia Snyder’s life and 76 years of religious profession. Her many ministries of elementary school teacher and supervisor, high school principal and counselor, college dean, and volunteer proved her as one who followed […]

2021 SND USA Jubilarian Celebration, Toledo

On Sunday, July 11th 2021, our Sisters in the Toledo region were able to come together to celebrate the 2021 SND USA Jubilarians. It was a joyous day full of love, unity and hope.

Sr. Margaret Mary Faist reflects on 50 years

On Sunday, May 9, the Archdiocese of New Orleans held a special Mass to honor the Priests, Deacons, and Religious who were celebrating a Jubilee this year.  Our Sister, Sr. Margaret Mary Faist is celebrating her 50th Jubilee this year.  Sister was asked to prepare a reflection to be given at the end of Mass.  […]

Sr. Mary Maurus Labadie (1923-2021)

Sister Mary Maurus Labadie passed into eternal life on April 24, 2021, at the age of 98 and in her 78th year of religious profession. She was one of five children of Mark and Cecilia (Wagener) Labadie. She attended St. Joseph School in Maumee and graduated from Notre Dame Academy in Toledo. Entering the Sisters […]

Sister Mary Mara Bennett (1938-2021)

Being an only child born to Harold and Sophie (Jakubowski) Bennett, she was particularly proud of her Polish heritage. She loved making Polish bread, knew a number of Polish expressions, and attended the Polish parish school of St. Hyacinth. Graduating from Notre Dame Academy in 1956, she entered the Sisters of Notre Dame in September […]