|Birth: ||Nov., 1909|
County Laois, Ireland
|Death: ||Nov. 16, 2009|
Sister Mary Petronilla Coss entered eternal life on November 16, 2009 at McAuley Convent in Barling, Arkansas. She was 100 years old. She passed only a week before her 101st birthday.
A Sister of Mercy for 81 years, she was born in County Laoise, Ireland, and educated by the Sisters of Mercy. She herself was an educator for 53 years. She taught at St. Patrick School in North Little Rock, Arkansas, and at Mt. Saint Mary's and Our Lady of Good Counsel in Little Rock. She was principal at St. Patrick's, Immaculate Conception and Our Lady of Good Counsel, as well as at St. John's in Hot Springs.
In addition, Sister Mary Petronilla served on the Leadership Team of the former St. Louis Regional Community. She wrote: "I can truly say that all the dreams of my youth in Ireland of being a foreign missionary have been fulfilled, and I am richly blessed during my retirement years."
Created by: Elizabeth & Ron
Record added: Sep 24, 2010
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God bless you. Rest in Peace.|
Added: Jul. 28, 2014
God bless you, Daughter of the Emerald Isle. Rest in Peace.|
Richard S. Barzelogna
Added: Jul. 27, 2014
God bless you, Centenarian. Rest in Peace.|
Added: Jul. 21, 2014
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