County Dublin, Ireland
|Death: ||May 10, 2002|
Sister Bernadetta Creegan, OSF, 73, a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 50 years, died May 10 at Assisi House in Aston.
Born in Dublin, Ireland, Sister Bernadetta entered the congregation in 1950. After earning a bachelor's degree in English and a master's degrees in Elementary Education, she taught in California, Wyoming and Oregon.
Sister Bernadetta's taught 18 years in the Diocese of San Diego at St. Mary Magdalene Parish. She taught in the Diocese of San Bernadino for 15 years at the St. Edward School, Corona St. Francis School, Corona and Sacred Heart School, Palm Desert. She taught in the Diocese of Fresno at St. John School, Wasco.
Sister Bernadetta's teaching ministry also included St. Joseph Academy in Pendleton, Ore., and St. Stephen School, St. Stephen, Wyo.
From 1994 to 1997 she lived in Portland, Ore., and volunteered at the Franciscan Renewal Center. She resided at St. Ann Convent in Tacoma, Wash., before moving to Assisi House in Aston in 1999.
Survivors: Sister, Josephine O'Shea of Surrey, England, and her Franciscan family.
Mass: Was held Tuesday at Assisi House in Aston.
Burial: Our Lady of Angels Cemetery, Aston.
Contributions: Franciscan Ministries Foundation, 609 S. Convent Road, Aston, PA 19014.
Delaware County Daily Times (Primos - Upper Darby, PA) - Thursday, May 16, 2002
Our Lady of Angels Cemetery
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