Sister M. Joanne Wallace, IHM

Sister M. Joanne Wallace (Formerly Sister M. Anne George) died in Camilla Hall on Thursday, April 15, 2021.  Sister’s death is not Covid related. Joanne was born on May 22, 1942.  Her parents George and Anne (Prusinowski) Wallace raised their family of three girls in St. Gertrude Parish in Conshohocken.  Joanne attended St. Gertrude Elementary …

Read moreSister M. Joanne Wallace, IHM

Celebrating the 54th Anniversary of the Dedication of Villa Maria House of Studies

During the summer of 1966, the IHM Sisters completed the move from Villa Maria, West Chester to Villa Maria House of Studies, Immaculata. The General Administration, Staff, sisters and yes, the construction workers, spent the following months preparing their new home with many projects and finishing touches. On April 23, 1967, their loving efforts were …

Read moreCelebrating the 54th Anniversary of the Dedication of Villa Maria House of Studies

IHM Nun Run Virtual 5K Run/Walk May 23 – June 6, 2021 ​Registration is open!

Mark your calendars!  You are invited to “Sprint in the Spirit!”  Our “Virtual” IHM Nun Run, 5K Run/Walk will take place from May 23 – June 6, 2021.  Proceeds will benefit Camilla Hall. Beginning on Pentecost, those who register will participate on their own during the designated two-week period.  Participants will receive a “spirited” red …

Read moreIHM Nun Run Virtual 5K Run/Walk May 23 – June 6, 2021 ​Registration is open!

Sister Regina Mauricia DeFeo, IHM

Sister Regina Mauricia DeFeo, IHM died in Camilla Hall on Thursday, March 25, 2021 in the 67th year of her religious life. Elaine DeFeo was born on September 10, 1936. Her dear parents Charles and Phyllis (Pacilli) DeFeo were born in Italy. When her parents came to America, Elaine and her brother, Maurice, grew up …

Read moreSister Regina Mauricia DeFeo, IHM

Sister Dolores Ann Dennin, IHM

Sister Dolores Ann Dennin, IHM died in Camilla Hall on Monday, March 22, 2021 in the 73rd year of her religious life.  Sister died just shy of her 91st birthday. Sister died of natural causes. Mary Catherine Dennin was born on April 6, 1930. Her parents Aloysius Bernard and Anna (Shimp) Dennin raised their family …

Read moreSister Dolores Ann Dennin, IHM

Sister Mary Edwardine Coleman, IHM

Sister Mary Edwardine Coleman, IHM (Formerly Sister Edwardine Marie) Sister Mary Edwardine Coleman, formerly Sister Edwardine Marie, died peacefully in Camilla Hall on Wednesday, March 10 in the 57th year of her religious life. Sister Edwardine was born on January 20, 1945 in Philadelphia.  Her dear Mom, Mary (Kuen) Coleman raised Edwardine alone; her dear …

Read moreSister Mary Edwardine Coleman, IHM

Remembering our deceased Mother Maria Pacis Dougherty and her March 20th Birthday…

Looking through another’s eyes: Treasured memories and wisdom-filled insights that we may not have known… MOTHER MARIA PACIS, MADRE MUY SIMPATICA                         by Kathleen Shaw Wetzel She survived an explosion at age seventeen that killed more than one hundred people. She spent two decades …

Read moreRemembering our deceased Mother Maria Pacis Dougherty and her March 20th Birthday…

St. Aloysius Academy for Boys team Wild Bots-White takes Champion’s Award at First Lego League Challenge

St. Aloysius Academy for Boys team Wild Bots-White takes Champion Award at FIRST LEGO League Challenge. The Champion’s Award – This most prestigious award celebrates the team that embodies the FIRST LEGO League experience by fully embracing the FIRST Core Values while achieving excellence and innovation in both the Robot Game and the Innovation Project. …

Read moreSt. Aloysius Academy for Boys team Wild Bots-White takes Champion’s Award at First Lego League Challenge

Sister Marian David Habina, IHM

Sister Marian David Habina died in Camilla Hall on Sunday March 7 in the 66th year of her religious life.  The Community surrounding Sister Marian celebrated quietly her 90th birthday just weeks before. Sister Marian was born on February 17, 1931 in McAdoo, PA.  Her parents Louis Bela and Mary (Ruffi) Habina raised their four …

Read moreSister Marian David Habina, IHM

Sister Miriam Dennis Sculley, IHM

Sister Miriam Dennis Sculley, a resident of Camilla Hall, died in Paoli Hospital on February 25, 2021, Sister’s death was not Covid related.  Sister died in the 69th year of her religious life just shy of her 90th birthday. Mary Theresa Sculley was born on March 9, 1931.  Sister’s Dad, Edward, was born in Philadelphia …

Read moreSister Miriam Dennis Sculley, IHM