Sister Mary Margaret “Penny” (Marie Albert) Smith, OP

Sister Mary Margaret “Penny” (Marie Albert) Smith, OP, died May 22, 2024. Professed in 1961, her ministry was dedicated to education. She graduated from Rosary College, River Forest, IL, with a BA in chemistry and received her MA in religious studies from Providence College, RI. Sr. Penny taught at St. John Cathedral High School, Milwaukee, and at Aquin High School, Freeport, IL. She was director of religious education at St. Thomas Villanova Parish, Palatine, IL, and served as associate director of religious education for the Archdiocese of Mobile, AL. Sr. Penny was also cofounder and volunteer at St. John Food Pantry, Ozark, AL. May she rest in peace.  Click here to send a memorial online.