In memory of
Sister Elaine Owens (Marie Ella) (1941-2019) died at home in Yonkers on June 18, 2019; entered the Sisters of Charity of New York on September 8, 1958. She was an educator at Resurrection, Rye; Holy Name and Saint Brigid in Manhattan and Director of Education for Sisters of Charity. Sister also served in various capacities: Archdiocesan Parish School Planning Program; counselor, clinical coordinator and Director at International Center for Disabled in NYC; Director of Spiritual Development at NY Foundling; Regional Coordinator for Sisters of Charity and ministries with senior sisters at Mt. St. Vincent Convent, Convent of Mary the Queen (Yonkers), Saint Patrick Villa (Nanuet) and Kittay Senior Apartments (Bronx). She is survived by her nephews and niece and the Sisters of Charity with whom she has shared life for 61 years. Wake: 6/23/19 Mount Saint Vincent Convent, Bronx, 2-6:30 PM; Prayer vigil, 4:30 PM Mass: 6/24/19 Mount Saint Vincent Convent, Bronx at 11am Burial of cremains at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Sisters of Charity of New York.
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