Sister Roberta O’Leary celebrates golden jubilee. (Deacon Dan McGrath photo) Sister Maureen Hall celebrates golden jubilee. (Deacon Dan McGrath photo)

Sisters Roberta O’Leary, left, and Maureen Hall speak on July 31 at Holy Spirit Parish in Butte during the celebration of their golden jubilees as Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth. Sister O’Leary spent her formative years in Butte and Billings. After joining the SCLs, she taught in Anaconda, Billings and Butte. She assists the director of athletics at the University of Saint Mary in Leavenworth, Kan. Sister Hall is from Billings. Her service as a teacher included schools in Helena and Butte, and from 1979-84 she ministered to the elderly at Holy Spirit Parish. She has been the SCL community director since last summer.

(Deacon Dan McGrath photos).

Published in The Montana Catholic Online, Volume 27, No. 8, August 19, 2011.