Born: August 4, 1922
Entered Religious Life:
July 2, 1939
Died: January 25, 2018
posted on: Friday, January 26, 2018
Sister M. Macrina Stermec O.S.U., 95, died at Nazareth Home-Clifton on Thursday, January 25, 2018. She had been an Ursuline Sister of Louisville since 1939.
Sister Macrina, a native of Conemaugh, Pa., served as a teacher in Kentucky, Maryland, Nebraska and Pennsylvania. In Louisville she taught at St. Martin of Tours (1941-1944), St. Leo (1947-1949), Holy Spirit (1953-1956), Sacred Heart Model (1961-1962) and St. Helen (1962-1963) schools, and was principal at St. Anthony School (1963-1969). She also served as an assistant in the Office of Finance of the Ursuline Sisters from 1986 to 2012.
She held a bachelor of education degree from Ursuline College, Louisville, and a master of education degree from Creighton University, Omaha.
She is survived by several nieces and nephews, as well as her community of Ursuline Sisters and Associates.
Visitation will be at the Ursuline Motherhouse, 3115 Lexington Road, on Sunday, January 28 from 4:00-5:00 pm and 6:00-7:00 pm, followed by a Vigil Service at 7:00 pm.
The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, January 29 at 11:00 am in the Ursuline Motherhouse Chapel, with burial in St. Michael Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Bosse Funeral Home.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Ursuline Sisters and mailed to the Mission Advancement Office, 3105 Lexington Road, Louisville, KY 40206.