Los Angeles Province
Our Los Angeles Province includes sisters, associates and ‘ohana all rooted in following the call of the Spirit and service of the dear neighbor. In 1870, seven sisters from St. Louis left everything they knew and journeyed to Tucson to start a school at the request of the newly appointed bishop in Arizona. Over the years, the Los Angeles Province has expanded to include sisters, associates and ‘ohana living and ministering in California, Idaho, Hawaii and Japan.
Sister Madeline Marie, known as Miki to her family, entered into eternal life on May 24, 2022 in Tsu, Japan. She was born in Kyoto, Japan on May 4, 1933 and entered the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet novitiate in the fall of 1961.
Sister Rosemarie Montoya, CSJ, entered into eternal life on April 28, 2022 in Los Angeles. Affectionately called Rosie, she was born in Los Angeles into a family of eight children.
Sister Mary Dominic Chacon, CSJ was born in Los Angeles on August 8, 1925, one of 13 children in her family. She died peacefully in the early hours of the morning, February 25, 2022.