Death Notices

Sr. Romana (Rita) Hennessy

Saturday, April 18th, 2020

The death has occurred of Sr. Romana (Rita) Hennessy (Shaen, Portlaoise), Sisters of Sacred Heart of Jesus and Mary (Uxbridge, Middlesex and Zambia for over 40 years where Sr. Romana cared as a nurse and midwife across many communities).

In the kind and loving care of the staff and Sisters of Marian House, Uxbridge, Middlesex. Predeceased by her brother Billy Hennessy (Shaen) and sister, Sr. Amabalis (Sarah) Hennessy (Shaen & Uxbridge).

Deeply regretted by the Sisters and community of Sacred Heart of Jesus and Mary, brother Michael Hennessy (Chicago), sister Kitty Kennedy (Dublin), sister in law Mary Hennessy and brother in law Michael, nieces, nephews, cousins and extended family.

May Sr. Romana Rest in Peace.

Funeral mass and burial on Tuesday 21st April at 11:15 am in Chigwell Convent, Essex. A Mass to celebrate Sr. Romana’slife will be held at a later date. If you wish to offer your condolences to the family you can do so below.

Sr. Romana (Rita) Hennessy

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