Sister M.  Cabrini


Sister M. Cabrini, (Mary Steber), SS.C.M., 92, of Danville, died at Emmanuel Center, Danville, on Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2018.
She was born March 25, 1927, in Coxeville, a daughter of the late Joseph and Mary (Kotch) Steber.

She attended Coxeville Public School, Beaver Meadows and St. Joseph School, Hazleton, and graduated from St. Cyril Academy, Danville. She received a B.S. in education from Marywood University and an M.S. from Scranton University, also in education.

She entered the Sisters of Saints Cyril and Methodius, Danville, on Sept. 11, 1945, and on Aug.13, 1946, she was received as a novice. Sister Cabrini was professed on Aug. 11, 1948.

For more than 40 years, Sister Cabrini taught in parish schools in New York, Pennsylvania and South Carolina also serving as principal/local coordinator for 21 years. Later Sister served in various capacities at Maria Hall and Maria Joseph Manor, Danville, among them, receptionist, appointment escort and Coordinator of Volunteers. For eight years, Sister was local coordinator at Maria Joseph Manor where later she became a resident visitor.

She is survived by two nieces and four nephews.
Sister was preceded in death by her parents; and her brothers, Joseph, Andrew, Aloysius and Daniel.

Sister Cabrini's funeral will be celebrated on Saturday, Dec. 22, at 1:30 p.m. at Maria Hall, Danville. When the body arrives at Maria Hall at 10 a.m. the Rosary will be recited followed by a Wake Service at 11.
Burial will be in the Sisters' cemetery.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Brady Funeral Home Inc., Danville.
Published on December 20, 2018
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