Sr. Kathleen McKiernan

Sr. Kathleen McKiernan

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Sr. Kathleen McKiernan (1934-2020) (formerly Sr. Dolores Elizabeth) died at St. Joseph Medical Center on August 31, 2020. Sr. Kathleen entered the Sisters of Charity of New York on September 8, 1951. Sister served as a nurse at St. Vincent Hospital and later taught in the hospital’s School of Nursing. Sr. Kathleen also held administrative positions at St. Vincent’s School of Nursing in Richmond, St. Joseph Hospital, Yonkers, and Cabrini Nursing Home, Dobbs Ferry. She taught at Pace University in Manhattan and served as NYC Director of Accreditation Services for the National Association of Practical Nurse Education and Service. She is survived by her brother Fr. Vincent McKiernan, C.P., her sister-in law Margaret McKiernan, several nieces and nephews, and the Sisters of Charity with whom she has shared life for 69 years. Wake at the Flynn Memorial Home (Central Park Ave., Yonkers) on Thursday, Sept. 3, 2020, from 2:00 to 4:00 P.M. Prayer and Sharing of Memories at 3:30 P.M. Funeral Mass 9:45 A.M. on Friday, Sept. 4, 2020 at St. Margaret of Cortona Church, 6000 Riverdale Ave., Bronx, New York 10471 Burial: Saint Agatha's Cemetery, Nanuet, NY. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Sisters of Charity of New York.

Flynn Memorial Home, Inc.
1652 Central Park Ave.
Yonkers, NY 10710
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, September 3rd, 2020 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Thursday, September 3rd, 2020 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Flynn Memorial Home - Central Park Ave.
    1652 Central Park Avenue
    YONKERS, NY 10710
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Prayer and Sharing of Memories will take place during the visiting at 3:30 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Sisters of Charity of New York, 6301 Riverdale Ave., Bronx, NY 10471
  • Service

    Friday, September 4th, 2020 | 9:45am
    Friday, September 4th, 2020 9:45am
    St. Margaret of Cortona
    6000 Riverdale AVe.
    BRONX, NY 10471
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    St. Agatha's Cemetery

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teny meril

Posted at 09:04pm
I will miss you so a lot Sr Kathleen. I know you will watch over me and my family. Our heartfelt condolences to the family.

Posted at 08:02pm
My condolences to the family and friends of Kathleen McKiernan and loving greetings to Fr. Vinny as he prays his dear sister home to our loving God.

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