Sister Mary Mannion

Friday, January 12, 2007

CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Sister Mary Constance Mannion, R.S.M., 93, died Friday, Jan. 5, 2007, at Catherine's Residence in St. Louis. She was formerly of Chaffee.

She was born Sept. 21, 1913, in University City, Mo.

She entered the Sisters of Mercy community in Webster Groves, Mo., Sept. 3, 1932, and made her first vows March 12, 1935.

She was a teacher more than 50 years, retiring in 1995.

Survivors include a sister, Eileen Rotter of St. Louis.

Funeral Mass was held Monday at Mercy Center in St. Louis. Burial was in Calvary Cemetery.

Announcement courtesy of Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel.