Posts Tagged ‘Patricia McNeil’

14, Jun

Sr Judith Yerim gives a moving account of the people of Ningil and surrounding villages, who gathered in their  traditional way, to mourn and pay tribute to Sr Patricia. Sr Judith writes, “Sr Trish was one of the first group of Presentation Sisters to arrive to Ningil in 1966.  She was in PNG till just […]

9, Jun

Sr. Patricia (Damian) McNeil Founding member of our Mission in Papua New Guinea 1966 Monica Shelverton and I were with Patricia as she died very quietly and peacefully in the early hours on Wednesday 15th April. We felt we were there on behalf of our expatriate Sisters who had worked and lived with Patricia, also […]

29, Apr

Nano Centa bilong ol Meri (Nano Centre of Women) was Blessed and opened 26th April 1987 in Ningil, Papua New Guinea. This Centre was the inspiration of Sr Patricia McNeil, Presentation Sister from Tasmania and one of the five Founding Sisters of the Mission in Papua New Guinea. Sister Monica Shelverton (from Tasmania and stationed at […]