In Memory: Sister Joyce Barsotti 1940 – 2021

In Memory: Sister Joyce Barsotti 1940 – 2021

Sr. Mary Joyce Barsotti (Sr. Peter Mary Barsotti) was born in Portland, Oregon, on July 25, 1940, the 4th of 10 children of the Bruno and Catherine Irene (Hart) Barsotti family. Sr. Joyce died at the SSMO Motherhouse convent on April 12, 2021. Her trust was in the...
In Memory: Sister Mary Ellen Hanson 1933 – 2021

In Memory: Sister Mary Ellen Hanson 1933 – 2021

Sister Mary Ellen Hanson was born on December 28, 1933, in Valentine, Nebraska.  The first child of Nathaniel and Henrietta (Bruggeman) Hanson, she was later joined by a brother, John, and sister, Liz.  Attending schools on various Native American Reservations in...