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Jubilarians | Dominican Sisters of Sparkill (OP)

Dominican Sisters of Sparkill (OP)

60th Entrance

Sister Constance Bauer

Birthplace: Colorado Springs, Colorado

Entrance: 1962

First profession: 1964

Final profession: 1969

Education: Bachelor’s in education, St. Thomas Aquinas College, Sparkill, New York, 1967

Licensed practical nurse, St. Mary’s School of Nursing, St. Louis, 1983

Service in the archdiocese: Teacher, St. Kevin School, St. Louis, 1968-75

Teacher, St. Elizabeth School, St. Louis, 1968-75

Teacher, St. Elizabeth School, St. Louis, 1975-82

LPN, Rankin Jordan Pediatric Care, St. Louis, 1983-2002

Parish receptionist, St. Catherine Laboure parish, St. Louis, 2002-present

Service outside the archdiocese: Teacher, St. Helena School, Bronx, New York, 1965-68

Sister Rosemary Sullivan

Birthplace: St. Louis

Entrance: 1962

First profession: 1964

Final profession: 1969

Education: Bachelor’s in education, St. Thomas Aquinas College, Sparkill, New York, 1967

Service in the archdiocese: Teacher, Holy Redeemer School, St. Louis, 1967-77

Teacher, St. Elizabeth School, St. Louis, 1977-95

Pastoral minister, St. Cecilia Parish, St. Louis, 1996-98

ESL teacher, St. Frances Cabrini Academy, St. Louis, 1998-2010

ESOL teacher. Loretto Center, St. Louis, 2011-13

Service outside the archdiocese: Teacher, Sacred Heart School, Suffern, New York, 1965-67

65th Entrance

Sister Pauline Blandina

Birthplace: St. Louis

Entrance: 1957

First profession: 1959

Final profession: 1964

Education: Bachelor’s in science, St. Thomas Aquinas College, Sparkill, New York, 1962

Music education, Fontbonne, St. Louis, 1974

Service in the archdiocese: Teacher, St. James School, St. Louis, 1967-69

Teacher, St. Kevin School, St. Louis, 1969-78

Outdoor education director, Camp Don Bosco, St. Louis, 1978-85

Pastoral care, St. Michael’s Center, St. Louis, 1988-89

Spiritual director, St. Louis, 1985-2007; 2013-14

Artist in residence, St. Elizabeth of Hungary Convent, St. Louis, 1995-2013

Service outside the archdiocese: Child care, St. Agnes Home and School, Sparkill, New York, 1959-60

Teacher, Cardinal McCloskey, White Plains, New York, 1960-61

Teacher, St. Rita’s School, Bronx, New York, 1961-62

Teacher, Holy Family School, Hicksville, New York, 1962-65

Teacher, St. Pius X School, Scarsdale, New York, 1965-67

Sister Lesley Block

Birthplace: St. Louis

Entrance: 1957

First profession: 1959

Final profession: 1964

Education: Bachelor’s in social studies and English, St. Thomas Aquinas College, Sparkill, New York, 1961

Master’s in religious studies, Providence College, Providence, Rhode Island, 1973

Service in the archdiocese: Teacher, St. James School, St. Louis, 1963-66

Teacher, Little Flower School, St. Louis, 1966-68

Teacher, St. Simon School, St. Louis, 1968-73

Service outside the archdiocese: Teacher, St. Agnes School, Sparkill, New York, 1959-60, 1973-77

Teacher, St. Brendan School, Bronx, New York, 1960-61

Teacher, St. Paul School, Norwich, New York, 1961-63

Religion instructor, Caedmon School, New York, New York, 1977-80

Instructor, Ladycliff College, Highland Falls, New York, 1977-78

Campus minister, Rockland Community College, Suffern, New York, 1978-83

Administrative assistant, Fellowship of Reconciliation, Nyack, New York, 1983-84

Pastoral minister, Holy Cross Parish, New York, New York, 1979-84

Congregational leadership, Sparkill, New York, 1984-92

Case manager, Encore 49, New York, New York, 1993-96

Program coordinator, Regina Maternity Services, Rockville, New York, 1996-2000

Intake/discharge coordinator, Odyssey House Day Treatment, Chester, New York, 2000-2007

Residence manager, Thorpe Family Residence, Bronx, New York, 2007-15

Residence counselor, Loeb House, Rockland County, New York, 2015-present

70th Entrance

Sister Joan Bartin

Birthplace: St. Louis

Entrance: 1952

First profession: 1954

Final profession: 1959

Education: Bachelor’s in education, Webster University, 1960

Master’s in religious education, St. Thomas University, Houston, Texas, 1975

Service in the archdiocese: Teacher, Holy Redeemer School, St. Louis, 1954-65

Teacher, Epiphany School, St. Louis, 1965-68

Teacher, Little Flower School, St. Louis, 1968-69

Religious education teacher, St. Mary Magdalen, St. Louis, 1969-72

Religious education coordinator, Holy Redeemer Parish, St. Louis, 1972-75

Pastoral associate, Immaculate Conception Parish, St. Louis, 1975-79

Campus ministry, Washington University, St. Louis, 1979-80

Service outside the archdiocese: Pastoral associate, Sacred Heart Mission, Helena, Montana, 1980-2009

Sister Rose Mary Bira

Birthplace: St. Louis

Entrance: 1952

First profession: 1954

Final profession: 1959

Education: Bachelor’s in elementary education, Webster College, 1969

Master’s in religious education, St. Thomas University, Houston, Texas, 1977

Service in the archdiocese: Teacher, Epiphany School, St. Louis, 1958-59

Teacher, St. Thomas More, St. Louis, 1959-68

Teacher, St. Kevin School, St. Louis, 1968-69

Teacher, Epiphany School, St. Louis, 1969-73

Teacher, St. James School, St. Louis, 1973-78

Religious education coordinator, St. Robert Parish, St. Charles, 1978-80

Religious education coordinator, St. Joseph Parish, St. Louis, 1980-88

Religious education coordinator, St. David Parish, St. Louis, 1988-90

Director of religious education, St. John Bosco Parish, St. Louis, 1990-99

Telemarketing, Catholic Extension, St. Louis, 1999-2005

Assistant librarian, Nerinx High School, St. Louis, 2005-10

Service outside the archdiocese: Teacher, St. Mary’s School, Fulton, New York, 1954-58

Sister Diane Kane

Birth name: Mary Ellen

Birthplace: St. Louis

Entrance: 1952

First profession: 1954

Final profession: 1959

Education: Bachelor’s in education, Webster College, St. Louis, 1960

Master’s in Spanish literature, St. Louis, 1970

Certification in theology, Aquinas Institute, St. Louis, 1972

Service in the archdiocese: Teacher, Holy Redeemer School, St. Louis, 1954-59

Teacher, St. Elizabeth School, St. Louis, 1959-64

Teacher, St. Mark School, St. Louis, 1964-66

Teacher, St. Mark High School, St. Louis, 1966-71

Case manager, St. Patrick Center, St. Louis, 1990-94, 1995-2001

Assistant director, Rosati Center, St. Louis, 1994-95

Elderly home care, CSJ Home Care, St. Louis, 2005-11

Service outside the archdiocese: Congregation formation director, Sparkill, New York, 1972-75

Pastoral care, St. Elizabeth Parish, Belleville, Illinois, 1975-83

Hospital chaplain, St. Elizabeth Hospital, Belleville, Illinois, 1983-90

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