Sixth nun dies of COVID-19 complications at Greenfield convent

Posted at 3:46 PM, May 01, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-01 16:46:14-04

GREENFIELD — A sixth death has been reported at a Greenfield convent where nuns have tested positive for COVID-19.

Sister Josephine Seier, a member of the School Sisters of St. Francis, died Friday. She was 94 years old.

Four other nuns at the same convent have also died from complications related to COVID-19. Sister Mary Regine Collins died on April 6, Sister Marie June Skender died on April 7, Sister Mary Francele Sherburne died on April 9, Sister Annelda Holtkamp died on April 19, and Sister Bernadette Kelter died on April 26.

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