Maureen “Reenie” Daugherty, SCN, 74, formerly Sister Patrick Daugherty, a native of Louisville, Kentucky, died at Nazareth Home, Louisville, on Friday, March 17, 2017, the feast of St. Patrick. Sister had been a professed SCN for 52 years.
Sister Maureen served in secondary education in Kentucky, Alabama and Maryland for 15 years. In Louisville, Sister Maureen worked in secondary education with Catholic Charities, Inc. from 1980-82; as editor of SCNews from 1982-88; as a staff member in the Sister Visitor Program from 1988-89; and as a technical aide in the Radiology Department of Caritas Medical Center/SS. Mary and Elizabeth Hospital from 1989-2009. In retirement, Sister has served in the Apostolate of Prayer and as a driver when needed.
Sister is survived by two sisters, Kyran Daugherty of Louisville, Kentucky and Anne D. Lutkus of Geneseo, New York; one brother, Michael Daugherty, MD, of Lexington, Kentucky; and by her religious community.
The Funeral Mass was celebrated in St. Vincent Church, Nazareth, Kentucky this morning, Thursday, March 23, 2017, followed by burial in Nazareth Cemetery.