Sister Catherine O'Neill CSJ

Sister Catherine ONeill, CSJ (Sister Ethenia), in her 75th year as a beloved member of the Sisters of Saint Joseph of Boston, died Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at Bethany Health Care Center. Sister was the devoted daughter of the late Patrick J. and Maria A. (Finnegan) ONeill and the loving sister of the late Mary ONeill, Margaret Cahill, John ONeill, and James ONeill. Sister is survived by her cherished nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, and their families, and her Sisters in the Congregation. Formerly missioned as a teacher at Gate of Heaven School, South Boston; St. Rita School, South End; St. Columbkille School, Brighton; Fontbonne Academy, Milton; Cathedral High School, Boston; and Mt. St. Joseph Academy, Brighton. Sister Catherine also served as an Assistant in the Sisters of St. Joseph Scholasticate, Framingham; as Librarian at the Boston School for the Deaf, Randolph; as well as Pastoral Care Ministry at Bethany Health Care Center, Framingham. Visiting hours at Holy Spirit Chapel, Bethany Health Care Center, 97 Bethany Road, Framingham, Friday, December 9, 2016, 9:15 to 10:15 a.m. Prayer Service at 10:15 a.m. followed by the Funeral Mass and Prayers of Final Commendation at Bethany at 10:30 a.m. Burial will follow at St. Patrick Cemetery, Natick, MA. Arrangements by Norton Funeral Home, Framingham. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made to the Sisters of Saint Joseph, c/o Mission Advancement, 637 Cambridge St., Brighton, MA 02135

Funeral Home

Norton Funeral Home, Inc.
53 Beech St. Corner of Union Ave. Framingham, MA 01702

Published in The Allston Tab from Dec. 8 to Dec. 22, 2016