Sister Anne Marie (St. Bridget) Mullen, BVM died Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2020, at Caritas Center in Dubuque, Iowa. She was 87.
Sharing of Memories, Virtual Visitation, and Funeral services were Monday, Nov. 16, 2020. Burial is in the Mount Carmel Cemetery.
She was born on Feb. 3, 1933, in Omaha, Neb., to John and Florence (Mullaly) Mullen. She entered the Sisters of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary congregation on Sept. 8, 1951, from St. Bridget Parish, Omaha. She professed first vows on March 19, 1954, and final vows on July 1, 1959.
Sister Anne Marie was an elementary teacher in Des Moines, Iowa; Chicago; Boulder, Colo.; Butte, Mont.; and Stockton, Calif. She was a teacher, principal, and day care center administrator in Omaha. She ministered as the executive director of a behavioral health center in Virginia Beach, Va., and as a secondary counselor in San Francisco and Chicago, where she also worked as a computer technician and bookkeeper.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Betty Jeanne (Eugene) Hebert; and a brother, John (Jack) Mullen. She is survived by a sister-in-law Roberta Mullen, Papillion, Neb.; nieces; nephews; and the Sisters of Charity, BVM, with whom she shared life for 69 years.
Memorials may be given to Sisters of Charity, BVM Support Fund, 1100 Carmel Drive, Dubuque, IA 52003 or make an online gift.Watch Memorial Mass and Sharing of Memories Download Eulogy Download Sharing of Memories