Sister Cecilia Mary Grimes, O.S.F., dies

A funeral Mass was offered June 2 at Immaculate Conception Church, Elkton, for Sister Cecilia Mary Grimes, O.S.F. Sister Cecilia Mary died May 30. She was 76 and had been a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 54 years.

Sister Cecilia Mary (Florence Marie Grimes) was born in Wilmington, Del. She earned a bachelor’s degree in education from Mount St. Mary’s College, Emmitsburg, and a master’s degree in religious education from LaSalle University, Philadelphia.

Sister Cecilia taught at St. Anthony School, Baltimore, from 1950-51 and Immaculate Conception School, Towson, from 1959-63. She also taught or ministered in the Archdiocese of Washington, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Oklahoma, Florida and North Carolina.

Catholic Review

Catholic Review

The Catholic Review is the official publication of the Archdiocese of Baltimore.