Lucy Marie Freibert, SCN, 93, a native of Louisville, Kentucky, died in Carrico Hall, Nazareth, Kentucky on Thursday, August 11, 2016. Sister Lucy had been a professed Sister of Charity of Nazareth for 69 years.
Sister Lucy served in Louisville on various levels. She served at St. Cecilia and Holy Name Schools in elementary education; at Presentation Academy in secondary education; at Nazareth College, later Spalding University as an English teacher, and at the University of Louisville as a professor and research professor emerita.
Sister Lucy is survived by the members of her religious community and by the many students and friends whom she educated and encouraged. Sister Lucy was influential in establishing Project Women, now operating as Family Scholar House.
Sister’s remains will be cremated. The Memorial Funeral Mass will be offered for Sister Lucy in St. Vincent Church on Wednesday, August 17, 2016, at 10:30 a.m., followed by interment in Nazareth Cemetery.