Mary Jo Beckett

  • Funeral Services for Sister Mary Jo Beckett OP

    Funeral Services for Sister Mary Jo Beckett OP

    May 21, 2024

      Sister Mary Jo Beckett OP entered eternal life on May 18, 2024 at the age of 85 after 66 years of religious life. We commend Sister Mary Jo to your prayers. Evening Prayer with Remembering Service Thursday, May 23 at 7:00 pm Chapel of the Word/Marywood Funeral Mass Friday, May 24 at 10:00 am […]

  • Catholic Sisters Week: Thank You Sisters!

    Catholic Sisters Week: Thank You Sisters!

    March 8, 2023

      “For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.” ~ Matthew 6:21 In 2000, I enrolled my son Andy in school at Lake Michigan Academy on the campus of Aquinas College. I could not have imagined where this move would take us in life. Living in Greenville and driving him to Grand […]

  • A Jubilarian Shares Her Story: Sr. Mary Jo Beckett, OP

    A Jubilarian Shares Her Story: Sr. Mary Jo Beckett, OP

    October 19, 2018

    Sister Mary Jo Beckett’s faith and trust in God has remained steadfast throughout her life. In fact, He has held her up through two near-death experiences. In 1982, she was severely injured in a car accident in which Sr. Rose Patrice O’Donnell was killed. In 1994, it was a brain aneurysm that led to hospitalization, […]