Obituary: Franciscan Sister Mary Theodora Higgins

Franciscan Sister Mary Theodora (Janet) Higgins, 100, died Feb. 3 at St. Francis Convent, Little Falls. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 7, at St. Francis Convent. Friends may call at St. Francis Convent on Friday from 9 a.m., until the time of the funeral at 11 a.m.

Obituary: Franciscan Sister Marie Theis

Franciscan Sister Marie A. Theis, 101, died Oct. 9 at St. Francis Convent, Little Falls. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday, Oct. 19, at 11 a.m. at St. Francis Convent.

Little Falls Franciscan sister writes new history of her community

In the second half of the 20th century, the world experienced explosive change. “And all that was happening in the wider culture was reflected in our community,” said Franciscan Sister Elise Saggau, author of “A Journey to New Frontiers, 1950-2018,” a new history of the Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls.

Obituary: Franciscan Sister Jeanette Quinn

Franciscan Sister Jeanette Quinn, 88, died March 18 at St. Francis Convent, Little Falls. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Francis Convent on Monday, March 25, at 11 a.m.

Green Fair Folk Festival is Aug. 1

The 12th annual Green Fair Folk Festival will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 1, outdoors at St. Francis Convent. This community celebration showcasing environmentally friendly ideas is free and open to the public.