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Sr. Helen Maher Garvey , BVM

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“My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.God truly has your Sister in a very special Place.She lived, she learned and she taught in faith and love...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Adele Miller - Warwick, NY

“With sincere sympathy and prayers for the family and BVM community on the news of Helen Garvey's passing. She leaves a radiant legacy of leadership,...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Joseph O'Hare - Silver Spring, MD

“To the Garvey Family: My heartfelt sympathies go out to the family and friends during this difficult time. I hope that the promise in 1 Thessalonians...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: A friend

“Sister Helen you will be sadly missed and fondly remembered. It was wonderful to have met and known you during your entire ministry here in the...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Bill Karutz - Nicholasville, KY

“Thank you Noreen for your warm & heartfelt memory of Sr Helen - it captures exactly the one time interaction I had with her. As an NCR board member,...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Judy Schwartz - Hamburg, NY

“Helen was such a warm personality she was easily approached. Full of humor and hope. I treasured her companionship whenever we met at national...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Noreen Welte - Highlands Ranch, CO

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Sr. Garvey was born on January 17, 1935 and passed away on Sunday, August 6, 2017.

Sr. Garvey was a resident of Iowa at the time of passing.

Helen Maher Garvey, BVM at Hoffmann-Schneider & Kitchen Funeral Home 888-579-7953 Code: 68860 Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 9:00 AM-11:00 AM Prayer Service Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 11:00 AM Funeral Liturgy Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 1:30 PM Sr. Visitation will be from 9-11 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, in the Motherhouse Chapel, followed by a prayer service at 11 a.m. Funeral liturgy will be at 1:30 p.m. Burial is in the Mount Carmel cemetery. Hoffmann Schneider Funeral Home, 1640 Main St., Dubuque, IA 52001 is in charge of arrangements. Thursday, August 17, 2017 Mount Carmel Cemetery 1100 Carmel Dr. Dubuque, IA 52003 Thursday, August 17, 2017 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Sisters of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary- Motherhouse Chapel 1100 Carmel Dr. Dubuque, Iowa 52003 Prayer Service Thursday, August 17, 2017 11:00 AM Sisters of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary- Motherhouse Chapel 1100 Carmel Dr. Dubuque, IA 52003 Funeral Liturgy Thursday, August 17, 2017 1:30 PM Sisters of Charity of the Blessed Vir.