Catholic Transcript Magazine of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Hartford Connecticut

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

daughters of mary jubilee 900x600Msgr. Daniel Plocharczyk, principle celebrant of a Mass of Thanksgiving for three jubilarian Daughters of Mary of the Immaculate Conception, stands with, from left, jubilarian Sister Mary Janice; jubilarian Sister Mary Terence, Mother Mary Jennifer, superior general of the congregation; and jubilarian Sister Mary Lisette on April 14 at the motherhouse in New Britain.NEW BRITAIN –The Daughters of Mary of the Immaculate Conception, priests and the sisters’ families and friends have celebrated three sisters who represent 150 years of dedicated service to the people of God and the Church.

Observing their golden jubilee of consecrated life this year, Sister Mary Janice Zdunczyk, Sister Mary Lisette Slisz and Sister Mary Terence Kiernan renewed their vows during a Mass of Thanksgiving on April 14 at their motherhouse in New Britain.

A native of New Britain, Sister Janice is the daughter of the late Helen and Chester Zdunczyk. She has served in the ministries of education and formation.

Sister Lisette, who has served in food service and health care, is the daughter of the late Rose and Edward Slisz. She is a native of Meriden. 

Sister Terence, also a native of Meriden, is the daughter of the late Dorothy and Terence Kiernan. She has worked in the field of education.