Sr. Marie Laurence de Jésus OSM was born in Windsor ON, April 13, 1944. She was predeceased by her parents Joseph and Rose Mencel Hébert, her brother James and his wife Sally. Sister is survived by her sister Mary-Ellen MacFarlane (Donald), her brother Patrick (Heather), several nieces and nephews; Michelle, James, Donald, Patrick, Paul, Jason (Jessica), Dustin, Thomas and great-nephew Logan. Sister always had a special love for them. Sister entered the Congregation of the Servants of Mary (Servite Sisters) in 1962; she would have celebrated 50 years of Religious Profession this summer. Sister expressed her loving thanks to all the Servite family (sisters, brothers and associates), her friends and fellow parishioners for their affection and prayers. Many sincere thanks to the doctors and medical staff who have cared for her all along the way. Friends may pay respects at
Kelly Funeral Home, Somerset
585 Somerset St. W. Ottawa, ON, K1R 5K1,
on Friday, March 28, 2014 from 4-8 pm. Funeral Saturday, March 29, 2014 to St. Anthony's Church (Booth at Gladstone) for Mass of Christian Funeral at 11:00 am. In memory of Sr. Marie Laurence please help a charity of your choice.
Published in The Ottawa Citizen on Mar. 27, 2014