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Sister Marlene Schuster of the Sisters of Province of St. Vincent de Paul died peacefully on April 25, 2014 at Providence Motherhouse, Kingston in her 56th year of religious life. Born in Heisler, Alberta on May 5, 1931, Sister Marlene was predeceased by her parents John and Theresa (Ritt) Schuster; and her brothers Francis and Carl. She is survived by her sister Johanna Dietrich of Sylvan Lake, Alberta and her brother John of Heisler, Alberta. Sister will be fondly remembered by her family, relatives, friends and by the members of her religious community. Resting at Providence Motherhouse, 1200 Princess Street, Tuesday, April 29, 2014 from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., with the Vigil Service at 7:00 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be held in the Chapel of Mary, Mother of Compassion, Providence Motherhouse on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. Rite of Committal, St. Mary's Cemetery, Kingston. IN THE CARE OF THE GORDON F. TOMPKINS FUNERAL HOMES, CENTRAL CHAPEL, 613-546-5454.
Published in The Ottawa Citizen on Apr. 28, 2014