Sister Mary. Funeral services for Sister Mary Theresille Michalska will be held at the Felician Sisters' Our Lady of Lourdes Chapel, Lodi, at 11 AM, on Wednesday, April 3, 2013. Sister Theresille will then be laid to rest in the Felician Sisters' Cemetery. Sister Mary Theresille died on March 29, 2013, in Lodi, New Jersey. She was 98 years old and had been a Felician Sister for 76 years. A Wake Service with Evening Prayer will be held at Our Lady of Lourdes Chapel on Tuesday evening at 6 PM.
The former Anna Michalska, Sister Mary Theresille was born in Bayonne, New Jersey in 1914. She entered the postulancy of the Felician Sisters in Lodi, New Jersey in 1936; received the Felician habit in 1937; professed her first vows in 1938 and final vows in 1944. For much of her life, Sister Mary Theresille was engaged in the healthcare ministry. Sister Mary Theresille is mourned by her religious community and by members of her extended family. Arrangements are under the direction of the Shook Funeral Home, 639 Van Houten Ave., Clifton. www.ShookFH.com