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Sr Mary Leonardine Hoover

Sr Mary Leonardine Hoover

Washington County, Maryland, USA
Death 11 Jul 1995 (aged 84)
Baltimore County, Maryland, USA
Burial Glen Arm, Baltimore County, Maryland, USA
Memorial ID 47264003 · View Source
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SR. MARY L. HOOVER, S.S.N.D., daughter of the late Leon and V.M. Johnson Hoover [step-mother, Lillian Shatzer Hoover], died Tuesday, July 11, 19995, at the S.S.N.D. Motherhouse in Baltimore.

During her years of active ministry, Sister Leonardine taught in Cumberland for 28 years: one year at St. Patrick School from 1937-1938; 22 years at Bishop Walsh from 1966-1988; and five years at St. Patrick Convent where she gave art lessons to senior citizens from 1988-1993.

In addition to her Cumberland ministry, Sister Leonardine worked in Rochester, N.Y., New York City, Philadelphia, Pa., Hartsville and Charleston, S.C., and Baltimore. Prior to her death she had resided two years at the Maria Health Care Center of the S.S.N.D.s in Baltimore.

Surviving are three brothers, Leon E. Hoover, Norfolk, Va., John T. Hoover and Frank J. Hoover, both of Hagerstown; and one sister, Ruth Wilson, Long Beach, Miss.

Friends may call at Villa Assumpta (the Motherhouse), 6401 N. Charles St., Baltimore, on Thursday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. A Christian Wake Service will be held there on Thursday at 7 p.m.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in the Chapel of Villa Assumpta on Friday at 11 a.m. Interment will be in Villa Maria Cemetery, Glen Arm, Md.

In lieu of flowers, memorial offerings may be sent to the School Sisters of Notre Dame Retirement Fund, 6401 N. Charles St., Baltimore, MD 21212.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Mitchell-Wiedefeld Home, Inc.

SOURCE: Cumberland Times-News, July 13, 1995

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