Wellesley Hills, MA — Sister Mary Francis McConnell died on Oct. 5 at Mount Saint Vincent here at the age of 97. She was a Sister of Charity (Halifax) for 75 years.
In the Diocese of Rockville Centre, Sister Mary Francis served at St. Agnes High School, Rockville Centre from 1977-80. She also ministered in the Diocese of Brooklyn, Massachusetts and Bermuda. She retired to Mount Saint Vincent in 2004 from Bermuda due to failing health.
Her funeral Mass was celebrated Oct. 9 in Mount Saint Vincent chapel. Interment was at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Needham, MA.