Catholic Transcript Magazine of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Hartford Connecticut

Friday, April 27, 2018

NEW BRITAIN – Sister Mary Grace (Theresa) Jablonski, a member of the Daughters of Mary of the Immaculate Conception, died on Aug. 15, 2015.

A New Britain native, she grew up in Holy Cross Parish. She was a daughter of the late Frank and Catherine Jablonski. She entered the Daughters of Mary on Sept. 12, 1944. Sister Mary Grace received her Bachelor of Science degree from Seton Hall University in New Jersey. She taught locally at Sacred Heart, Holy Angels and St. Paul’s schools, as well as at her order’s parish schools in Massachusetts and New Jersey. She had resided at St. Lucian’s Residence.

Sister Mary Grace is survived by her sisters, Dorothy Ciemiecki of New Britain and Laura Kozak of New Jersey, and by a niece and nephews. She was predeceased by her sisters Florence Witkowski and Claire Jablonski.

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Aug. 18, in the chapel of the motherhouse, Marian Heights. Burial was in Immaculate Conception Cemetery.

Donations in Sister Mary Grace’s memory may be made to the Daughters of Mary, 314 Osgood Ave., Suite 408, New Britain, CT 06053.