In the late afternoon of February 24, 2019 Sister Ana Catalina Zapaia from Christ the King Province in Argentina was called home to the Lord in her 93rd year of life, having served God in the Basilian monastery for 73 years. Sister Ana had lived in the Sisters’ nursing and senior home in Apostoles, Misiones. Funeral services were celebrated on the morning of February 25, 2019.
On the evening of November 28, 2018 Sister Gertrude Martin, OSBM, a member of the Our Lady of Perpetual Help Province in Uniontown, PA, USA was called home to the Lord. Sister Gertrude was 96 years old and had served Our Lord in the monastic life for 75 years of her life.
On November 19, 2018 Sister Miriam Martynyuk of the Most Holy Trinity Province, Ukraine was called home to the Lord in the 97th year of her life, having lived a monastic
Life serving God for 59 years Sister Miriam lived in the Saint Joseph monastery in Ivan-Frankivsk, where a monastic parastas was celebrated for her soul on November 19th. Her funeral took place on November 20th at noon. Sister Miriam was laid to rest in the cemetery in Pohonya.
On November 10 at 11:25 p.m. Sister Stefania Mariia Mandryk, OSBM peacefully fell asleep having lived 88 years and served Our Lord in consecrated life for 56 years in the Most Holy Trinity Province in Ukraine.