Margaret Ann Hummel S.L., age 82 of Nerinx, passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014 at the Loretto Motherhouse Infirmary.
She was born March 17, 1932 in Louisville to the late Margaret Maloney and Norbert Daniel Hummel Sr. She entered religious life in 1955 with the Sisters of Charity of Our Lady of Mercy, Charleston, South Carolina. She received her final vows in 1959 and served as a classroom teacher and Superior General. She transferred her vows to the Sisters of Loretto in 1988 and served as the Loretto Community Representative on the Project Women Board and she worked on Loretto High and Ursuline college Alumnae.
She was preceded in death by her sisters, Mary Jane (Ellen Jane) Hummel, S.L. and her fraternal twin, Rose Thomas (Rudy).
Survivors include two sisters, Patricia Hummel S.L. of Nerinx and Medical Mission Sister Ellen Hummel of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and one brother, Norbert Daniel Hummel Jr. (Jane) of Louisville.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 AM Saturday, August 2, 2014 at the Loretto Motherhouse Church, 515 Nerinx Road, Nerinx with interment to follow in the Motherhouse Cemetery.
A wake service will be held at 6:30 PM Friday at the Motherhouse.