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Sister M. Cabrini Catania, SHF

Sister M. Cabrini Catania, SHF

How admirable to devote one’s whole life to others, To live, work, and die in their service. Mother Dolores

Sister M. Cabrini Catania, a member of the Congregation of the Sisters of the Holy Family for 65 years and a resident at the Motherhouse in Fremont, California, entered into eternal rest on Monday, August 27, 2012 at the age of 86.

Sister Cabrini worked as a religion educator in many parishes in San Francisco, San Jose and Oakland before serving for 12 years as Pastoral Minister at St. Augustine in Pleasanton. Most recently Sister Cabrini volunteered for the chaplain’s office of Washington Hospital in Fremont.

A Vigil Service will be held on Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. and a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, August 31, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. Both services will be held at the Motherhouse Chapel of the Sisters of the Holy Family, 159 Washington Blvd., Fremont, California. Burial will take place at 2 p.m. Friday afternoon at Holy Cross Cemetery, Colma.Memorials may be made to the ministries of the Sisters of the Holy Family, P.O. Box 3248, Fremont, CA 94539.

Directions to the SIsters of the Holy Family Chapel here