Sister Julie Louise Thevenin, SS.CC.
SISTER JULIE LOUISE THEVENIN, SS.CC. Sr. Julie Louise Thevenin (Violet) died peacefully in sleep on Tuesday, January 26, 2016 at the convent of Malia O Ka Malu. She was 97 years old. Sister had been hospitalized for a time, and later returned home under hospice care. Sr. Julie Louise was born on September 18, 1918 in Honolulu to Alfred Joseph Thevenin and Maile Elizabeth Cowan Thevenin. Sr. Julie Louise attended Sacred Hearts Academy and graduated in 1936. She entered the Congregation of the Sisters of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary in 1938, and was a teacher at Sacred Hearts Academy from 1940 to 1959. She also directed the Girl Scouts Program, the Athletic Club, Junior Red Cross, Yearbook Production and organized the school's annual Fair. In 1959-1960, she did Art Studies in Paris, France. In 1963-1968, she taught at Sacred Hearts Academy in Fairhaven, Massachusetts, then in 1968, she was teacher, then principal at Maria Regina School in Gardena, California. She returned to Hawaii in 1982 to continue teaching until her retirement in 1984. Although residing at Regina Pacis, she continued to be interested in the activities of Sacred Hearts Academy. Illness in 2014 prompted her to be retired at our central infirmary at Malia O Ka Malu, where she passed away peacefully. She is survived by her nieces, a nephew and numerous cousins and friends. Visitation 9 a.m. on Monday (February 8, 2016) at Sacred Hearts Academy, 3253 Waialae Avenue in Kaimuki, MASS at 11:30 a.m., (additional parking available at St. Patrick's Church), burial to follow 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please give a donation to the Sacred Hearts Academy Scholarship Fund. Funeral arrangements by Nuuanu Memorial Park & Mortuary.
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