IN THE INTERNATIONAL DHS FAMILY In memory of...
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Rita Marie QUINTAL
Name in Religion: Sister Bertha de Jésus Place of Birth: Lawrence, Massachusetts, USA Date of Birth: August 16, 1922 Year of first Profession: 1943 Date of death: September 11, 2017 Age at time of death: 95 Place of death: St. Joseph Living Center Windham, CT
Date and place of funeral: September 15, 2017 Provincial House in Putnam, CT
Ministry: Sister Rita was a teacher in elementary schools for many years. She also loved sewing and taught classes in sewing to young and older adults as well as to special needs students. She worked for clothing companies and assisted the ill in their homes working with home care agencies. She enjoyed baking and would often treat the Sisters at the Provincial House as well as her neighbors in her housing complex to cakes and cookies she had baked especially for them.