Commemorating the 61st. Anniversary of Camilla Hall Nursing Home’s Opening Day, June 2, 1960

How Providential that, on this same day, this year of 2021, Camilla Hall is beginning the Re-Opening process, following the long Covid-19 Pandemic closure!  From the Camilla Hall Annals we read: Read the actual text here: On June 2, 1960, a bright sunny day, the old and sick Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary …

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Sister Maria Clemens Baronett, IHM

Sister Maria Clemens Baronett (Formerly Catherine Ethel Baronett) died in Camilla Hall on April 28, 2021 in the 75th year of her religious life. Catherine Baronett was born on May 26, 1928.  Her parents Louis and Ethel (McDonald) Baronett raised their family in St. John the Baptist Parish in Manayunk, PA.  Catherine attended St. John …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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. …

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