Sister Martha Ann Rinderle  Friday December 9th 2022

Sister Martha Ann Rinderle Friday December 9th 2022

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Friday December 9th 2022
Martha Ann Rinderle, SSJ, 84, of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Northwestern Pennsylvania, died on December 9, 2022. She was born on September 1, 1938, in Erie, Pennsylvania, to the late Ferdinand and Marty Ann (Kreiger) Rinderle. She graduated from Villa Maria Academy, Erie, in 1956, earned a BS degree in elementary education from Villa Maria College, Erie, in 1966, and an MS in earth sciences from Edinboro University in 1971. She entered the Sisters of St. Joseph from St. Joseph Home in Erie on August 29, 1956, and professed her final vows on August 15, 1964. She died in the 67th year of her religious life. Sister Martha Ann taught at several Erie Diocesan schools, including Sacred Heart, Blessed Sacrament, Villa Maria Elementary, St. John the Baptist, Our Lady of Peace, St. Joseph, and Villa Maria Academy schools in Erie, and St. Mary’s in Reynoldsville, PA and St. Bernard in Bradford, PA. She was also the principal at St. Joseph School in Erie and St. Bernard School in Bradford. Additionally, she ministered as the Diocesan Chaplain for the Divorced and Separated. In her retirement, Sister Martha Ann assisted at the SSJ Community Living Center wherever she was needed. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sisters Martha Rinderle and Mary Ann Rinderle Miller; and dear friends Sr. Marie Eileen Moyer, SSJ, and Edward Smith. She is survived by several relatives, friends, and the Sisters of St. Joseph. Friends may call at the Sisters of St. Joseph Community Living Center, 5031 West Ridge Road, Erie, on Monday from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 4:30 p.m. The Mass will also be live-streamed on the Sisters of St. Joseph Facebook page www.facebook.com/SSJErie/ ; and the SSJ Erie YouTube channel www.youtube.com/user/SSJErie/live. Interment will be at Calvary Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Sisters of St. Joseph of Northwestern Pennsylvania, 5031 West Ridge Road, Erie, PA, 16506-1249, or online at www.ssjerie.org. Funeral arrangements were made by the Russell C. Schmidt and Son Funeral Home Inc., 5000 Wattsburg Rd., Erie, Pa 16504. Please visit www.SchmidtFuneralHomeErie.com to sign the Book of Memories. Sister Martha Ann Rinderle Thursday, September 1st, 1938 – Friday, December 9th, 2022 Recommend this to your friends. Funeral Details Memory Wall Photos & Videos Send Flowers Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist Obituary Print Please share your favorite memory of Sister Martha to be included in a special keepsake book for the family. View Tribute Book Martha Ann Rinderle, SSJ, 84, of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Northwestern Pennsylvania, died on December 9, 2022. She was born on September 1, 1938, in Erie, Pennsylvania, to the late Ferdinand and Marty Ann (Kreiger) Rinderle. She graduated from Villa Maria Academy, Erie, in 1956, earned a BS degree in elementary education from Villa Maria College, Erie, in 1966, and an MS in earth sciences from Edinboro University in 1971. She entered the Sisters of St. Joseph from St. Joseph Home in Erie on August 29, 1956, and professed her final vows on August 15, 1964. She died in the 67th year of her religious life. Sister Martha Ann taught at several Erie Diocesan schools, including Sacred Heart, Blessed Sacrament, Villa Maria Elementary, St. John the Baptist, Our Lady of Peace, St. Joseph, and Villa Maria Academy schools in Erie, and St. Mary’s in Reynoldsville, PA and St. Bernard in Bradford, PA. She was also the principal at St. Joseph School in Erie and St. Bernard School in Bradford. Additionally, she ministered as the Diocesan Chaplain for the Divorced and Separated. In her retirement, Sister Martha Ann assisted at the SSJ Community Living Center wherever she was needed. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sisters Martha Rinderle and Mary Ann Rinderle Miller; and dear friends Sr. Marie Eileen Moyer, SSJ, and Edward Smith. She is survived by several relatives, friends, and the Sisters of St. Joseph. Friends may call at the Sisters of St. Joseph Community Living Center, 5031 West Ridge Road, Erie, on Monday from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 4:30 p.m. The Mass will also be live-streamed on the Sisters of St. Joseph Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/SSJErie/ ; and the SSJ Erie YouTube channel https://www.youtube.com/user/SSJErie/live. Interment will be at Calvary Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Sisters of St. Joseph of Northwestern Pennsylvania, 5031 West Ridge Road, Erie, PA, 16506-1249, or online at www.ssjerie.org. Funeral arrangements were made by the Russell C. Schmidt and Son Funeral Home Inc., 5000 Wattsburg Rd., Erie, Pa 16504. Please visit www.SchmidtFuneralHomeErie.com to sign the Book of Memories. Read Less To send flowers to the family of Sister Martha Ann Rinderle, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store. Service Details Print Visitation When Monday, December 12th, 2022 2:00pm – 4:00pm Location Sisters of St. Joseph Community Living Center Address 5031 West Ridge Rd. ERIE, PA 16506 Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email Send Flowers Service When Monday, December 12th, 2022 4:30pm Location Sisters of St. Joseph Community Living Center Address 5031 West Ridge Rd. ERIE, PA 16506 Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email Send Flowers Interment Location Calvary Cemetery Address 3325 West Lake Road ERIE, PA 16505 Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email Online Memory & Photo Sharing Event Ongoing Online Event About this event In Loving Memory Of Sister Martha Rinderle September 1, 1938 – December 9, 2022 Look inside to read what others have shared Family and friends are coming together online to create a special keepsake. Every memory left on the online obituary will be automatically included in this book. View Tribute Book Subscribe to Updates In the event that there is an error in the information presented, please contact the funeral home by clicking here.

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Death notice for the town of: Erie, state: Pennsylvania

death notice Sister Martha Ann Rinderle Friday December 9th 2022

obituary notice Sister Martha Ann Rinderle Friday December 9th 2022

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