Sister of Charity of Nazareth Caroline Maria Clarke died March 3 at Nazareth Home. She was 88 and had been a Sister of Charity of Nazareth for 72 years.
Sister Clark, a native of Hollywood, Md., ministered in community service, child care, health care and care of the elderly in Kentucky, Mississippi and Tennessee. She lived at Nazareth Home since 2009.
She is survived by three sisters, Gertrude Norris and Catherine Clarke of Hollywood, Md., and Mary Alwilda Wathen of Leonardtown, Md.; a brother, Edward “Bouncer” Clarke of Hollywood; and her religious community.
The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated March 9 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Vincent Church on the SCN campus in Nazareth, Ky. Burial will be in Nazareth Cemetery. A wake service will be conducted on March 8 from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Nazareth Home and after 4 p.m. at St. Vincent Church. A prayer service will follow at 6:30 p.m.
Memorial gifts may be made to SCN Missions, P.O. Box 9, Nazareth, Ky., 40048.