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SISTER HENRIETTA SCHWAGLER, OSF,
SISTER HENRIETTA SCHWAGLER, OSF - Sr. Henrietta was born in Buffalo, NY on August 29, 1918, died on March 28, 2016, at the Sisters of St. Francis Health Center, Stella Niagara, NY. She was the daughter of the late Frank and Helen (Karis) Schwagler. Sr. Henrietta (baptized Mary Ann) entered the Sisters of St. Francis of Penance and Christian Charity, Stella Niagara, NY, on September 7, 1936 and was professed on August 17, 1938. She graduated from Stella Niagara Normal School, Buffalo, NY, in 1941 and received a Bachelor's degree in Education in 1947 and a Master's degree in Education in 1959 from Mt. St. Joseph Teacher's College, Buffalo, NY. Sr. Henrietta's principal work was in the field of Education. She served at St. Lawrence School, St. Benedict School and Bishop McMahon High School in Buffalo, NY; and Sacred Heart School, Holy Rosary Elementary School and St. Francis DeSales High School in Columbus, OH. Sr. Henrietta also served as receptionist, Director of Admissions and Director of Health Care Personnel at St. Luke Convalescent Center, Columbus, OH; and in the Medical Library at St. Ann Hospital, Westerville, OH. Sister retired in 1998 and moved to Stella Niagara Health Center on July 17, 2008. She is survived by her Sisters in
community and several cousins. Calling hours will be Thursday from 2-7 PM at Stella Niagara Convent, with a Prayer Service at 7 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday at 10 AM in the Sisters' Chapel. Donations may be made to the Sisters of St. Francis, 4421 Lower River Road, Stella Niagara, NY 14144. Visit www.rhoneyfuneralhome.com, for guest register.