Mary Wedding, SCN, 93, (formerly Sister Marie Veronica) was born in Fancy Farm, Kentucky. She died on Dec. 29, 2020, in Nazareth, Kentucky. She was a professed Sister of Charity of Nazareth for 76 years.
Sister Mary served in educational ministries for many years, first teaching elementary grades at St. Mary Cathedral School – Covington, Kentucky and St. Agnes School, Uniontown, Kentucky and then teaching French, Latin, English, and Religion at the high school level in Virginia, Massachusetts, Kentucky, and Ohio. The high schools at which she taught included St. Vincent de Paul School – Newport News, Virginia, St. Vincent Academy – St. Vincent, Kentucky, Archbishop Williams High School – Braintree, Massachusetts, Good Shepherd High School – Frankfort, Kentucky, LaSalette Academy – Covington, Kentucky, Walnut Hills High School – Cincinnati, Ohio, Owensboro Catholic High School – Owensboro, Kentucky and Presentation Academy, Louisville, Kentucky. She also served in health care ministries in Louisville, Kentucky, and Little Rock, Arkansas.
Sister Mary served her SCN Community as secretary to SCN Leadership and in Community Service at Nazareth.
She is survived by her extended family and by her religious community.
The body of Sister Mary will be cremated. The arrangements for the burial of her cremains are still pending. We will communicate those arrangements as soon as they become available.
Funeral Arrangements are being handled by Houghlin Greenwell Funeral Home 1475 New Shepherdsville Road, Bardstown, Kentucky 40004. Memorials may be offered to Office of Mission Advancement, P.O. Box 9, Nazareth, Kentucky, 40048.