Sister Rita O'Brien
Passed in: St. Paul, Minnesota, United States
Passed on: June 6th, 2012
Sister Rita O’Brien, CSJ, (Agnes Mary) died in St. Paul, MN., U.S.A., on Wednesday, June 6, 2012. Sister Rita spent many years as an elementary teacher in various schools in the Twin Cities area and at St. Mary’s in Grand Forks, ND. She also spent many years working as a media specialist and with word processing and taught computer skills at the Vineyard in St. Paul. Sister Rita was preceded in death by her parents, Herbert Stephen and Mary Josephine Gavin O’Brien; and her brothers, Camillus and Gerard. She is survived by her brother, Alfred Zeno (Charlottetown, P.E.I.) and her sisters, Mary, CSJ, Theresa, CSJ (both of St. Paul), and Bernetta Rankin of Antigonish, N.S.; friends and the Sisters of St. Joseph and Consociates. Funeral mass will be held in St. Paul, MN. Memorials may be made to CSJ Ministries Foundation. Arrangements entrusted to Willwerscheid Funeral Home & Cremation Service (651-228-1006), St. Paul, MN.