St. Paul Province
The Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, St. Paul Province community is dedicated to the love of neighbor without distinction through community, spirituality and justice. Through their current ministries, community members, partners and beyond, they advocate for justice today and systemic change in the future.
This wonderfully wise and witty woman was born on December 25, 1935, and died peacefully on the morning of September 8, 2023, at Carondelet Village in St. Paul.
Marie Grossman, CSJ, was humble, thoughtful and a compassionate, attentive listener, who spent a lifetime rolling up her sleeves to meet the needs of the dear neighbor.
Michele Murphy, CSJ was a gracious friend, wonderful teacher, and a woman of deep faith. She was born Dorothy Ann, in Grand Forks, ND, on March 28, 1930, and died peacefully at Carondelet Village in St. Paul, MN, on December 2, 2022.
Sister Mary Madonna (Alberta) Ashton, CSJ, of St. Paul, Minnesota, had a long and impressive Minnesota-based career in public service and the private sector.
A dynamic teacher, gregarious lover of people, gifted storyteller, avid Minnesota Twins fan, and woman of deep faith, Elizabeth Ann Gits was born in Marshall, Minnesota, on March 22, 1925.