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Sister John Maron, SSJ
Marks Milestones

Sister John Maron recently celebrated her 109th birthday and is marking 85 years as a member of the Sisters of St. Joseph. The oldest Sister in the Diocese of Buffalo, she lives at the Sisters' Residence in Clarence. Born Evelyn Abdella in Lebanon, she grew up in Fredonia. Sister served as a teacher or principal in Buffalo, Niagara Falls, North Tonawanda, Salamanca, Attica and at Our Lady of Victory Orphanage. At 85, she retired from St. Margaret School. She enjoystatting and crocheting. On behalf of Sister's relatives and former students, the Sisters of St. Joseph and Associates extend their love, admiration, appreciation and congratulations!