Sister Catherine Pelletier, SND
June 21st, 2016
Sister Catherine (Agnes St. Jude) Pelletier, a Sister of Notre Dame for 73 years, died June 6 at age 93 at Mercy Retirement and Care Center in Oakland.
Sister Catherine grew up in Oakland attending Notre Dame High School in Alameda. She entered the Notre Dame Community in 1943.
During 30 years of elementary school teaching, she taught every grade level at schools including Our Lady of Mount Carmel in Redwood City. She also served as librarian for Notre Dame High School, San Jose, and Notre Dame de Namur University in Belmont. In retirement she assisted in the congregation archives.
“Sister Catherine will be lovingly remembered and greatly missed by her remaining sister, Mary Ann Moore, many nieces and nephews, grand-nieces and nephews, former students and colleagues, and her Sisters of Notre Dame,” the sisters said.
A funeral Mass was celebrated June 15 at the Sisters of Notre Dame Province Center in Belmont with interment at Mission Cemetery in Santa Clara.
Remembrances may be made to Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur, 1520 Ralston Ave., Belmont 94002.
From June 23, 2016 issue of Catholic San Francisco.