Sister Mary Paul Howlett died at 8:00 a.m. (Irish time) on February 17, 2007. She passed away peacefully, surrounded by the Sisters of her community in Callan, Co. Kilkenny, Ireland. She is survived by three brothers and their wives and by many nephews and nieces.
Sister Paul lived in Vanderhoof for 43 years, from 1958 to 2001 when she returned to Ireland. During her time here she worked with the people of Stoney Creek where she was loved and respected. She will be missed by the people of St. Joseph’s parish and by all at Stoney Creek and Vanderhoof.
Sr. Paul’s funeral took place at Callan on Monday, February 19th, 2007.