Sister Evelyn Marie Houlihan SL
1932 — 2022
Sister Evelyn Marie Houlihan SL died July 16, 2022, at Loretto Motherhouse in Nerinx, KY. She was 90 and in the 72nd year of her Loretto commitment. Born June 2, 1932, in Sterling, IL, to Elizabeth (Schmidt) and Harold Houlihan. Received into the Sisters of Loretto at the Foot of the Cross on April 25, 1951. Sr. Evelyn earned a B.A. in elementary education, with a minor in English, in 1960 from Webster College (now University) in St. Louis, an M.A. in guidance and counseling in 1969 from Notre Dame University and an M.A. in religious education in 1976 from Boston College. Early in her ministry, Sr. Evelyn taught primary grades in Kentucky, Illinois and Colorado. In Denver, she served at Holy...