Sister Alvin Marie Hagan

School Sisters of Notre Dame
Dallas Province Website

S. Alvin Marie (Shirley Josephine)

Hagan passed away October 10.

Born April 22, 1933 in Hannibal, MO, she professed her vows in 1953 along with her twin sister Gertrude Marie.

S . Alvin Marie's first ministry assignment was as a teacher at St. Mary's Special School in St. Louis, MO. In 1969, after sixteen years at St. Mary's, she headed south for what would become thirty-one years of community service for the Dallas Province - in New Orleans, LA, at St. Mary of the Pines in Chatawa, MS, and at the Dallas Motherhouse in Irving, TX.

Officially retired in 2000, S. Alvin Marie continued to serve the SSND community through prayer and presence.


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