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Sr. Anna Clare Berrigan gsic

Sr. Anna Clare "Catherine Lola" Berrigan gsic

Saturday, December 27th, 1930 - Saturday, February 15th, 2020
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Sister Anna Clare (Catherine Lola Berrigan), a Grey Sister of the Immaculate Conception, Pembroke, ON died in Pembroke, Ontario on the 15th day of February, 2020 in the 71st year of her Religious Life. Left to mourn are the members of her Religious Community, nephew, Father Brian Swords, S.F.M, other nephews, nieces and many friends. Predeceased by her parents, William Joseph and Catherine Ida (Rooney), her brother, Earl, and sisters, Veronica Swords, Anna Wight and Gertrude Coghlan. She was born in Ottawa, on December 27, 1930. At the age of eighteen she entered the Community on September 26, 1949, pronouncing final vows on August 24, 1954. A teacher by profession, Sister ministered in Timmins, Whitby and Ottawa, serving as Principal in various schools, including Sacred Heart School, Timmins, Denis O’Connor High School, Whitby, and in Ottawa at St. George, St. Mark, Holy Cross, St. Patrick High School and Immaculata High School. She also served in the Ontario English Catholic Teachers’ Association, with The Mount Currie First Nations Band, B.C. and in other countries including Thailand, Uganda and China. In retirement, she moved to St. Patrick’s Home, Ottawa serving in leadership and in other Community Ministries. Her final years were lived peacefully at Shalom Residence, Pembroke. Visitation at Caritas Residence, 215 Deacon Street, Pembroke, Wednesday, February 19th from 9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Sharing of memories from 10:00 - 10:20 a.m. Funeral Liturgy at 10:30 a.m. in the chapel. Interment in St. Columba’s Cemetery.
Arrangements in the care of Murphy Funeral Home.
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  • Visitation

    Wednesday, February 19th, 2020 | 9:00am - 10:00am
    Wednesday, February 19th, 2020 9:00am - 10:00am
    Caritas Residence
    215 Deacon Street
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  • Service

    Wednesday, February 19th, 2020 | 10:30am
    Wednesday, February 19th, 2020 10:30am
    Caritas Residence Chapel
    215 Deacon Street
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    Rev. Fr. Brian Swords SFM
  • Interment

    St. Columba's Cemetery,
    Bruham Avenue and TV Tower Road
    Laurentian Valley, ON K8A 6W5
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  • Reception

    Caritas Residence
    215 Deacon Street
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Jim McStravick

Posted at 03:43pm
My thoughts are with Sr. Anna Clare's family and friends.
I had the privilege of working along side Sister as a Principal with the OSSB. A hardworking, dedicated educator that contributed greatly into the betterment of the students and the Board. Unfortunately I am out of the country and will not be able to attend the service.
Jim McStravick

Tom DAmico

Posted at 06:20pm
Our thoughts and prayers are with Sister Anna Clare. As a key builder of Immaculata high school and the Immaculata foundation, she leaves a legacy that has impacted many generations of students and staff.

Jessie MacNeil (Immaculata, class of 1978)

Posted at 11:12pm
Sister Anna Clare will always be remembered by her Immaculata alumni. May she rest in peace.

Debbie Sinclair

Posted at 07:25pm
So many many memories of dinner and euchre at the dining room table at 1208 Albany. Never forgot sitting in one time when Sr. Anna Clare loudly shouted “You’re bobtailed!” I almost dove under the this day I don’t know what it means! Sister worked hard in everything she did and truly cared about everyone she met. May she enjoy Eternal life with Jesus. Debbie Sinclair

Douglas Knott

Posted at 04:54pm
To know Sr. Anna Clare was never to forget or ignore her. She was force of intelligence and compassion - as many homeless students in Ottawa will know as well as any teacher who needed a ready ear and support. The members of OECTA across the province and all Ontario teachers enjoy the fruits of her labours and leadership. I was privileged to call her a friend. Doug Knott

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