Sister Mary Immaculata
(1879 - 1940)
Sister Mary Immaculata was active/lived in Indiana, California. Sister Mary Immaculata is known for still life painting, teaching.
Biography Sister Mary Immaculata
Immaculata, Sister Mary CSC (1879 -1940)
Born in Cacheville, California, Anna Marie DuChene, she was the daughter of Justin and Scholastica Mary (Bedard) DuChene. Upon her decision to follow her heart, she entered the Congregation of the Sisters of the Holy Cross in 1899 in San Francisco, California. Her date of Reception at St. Mary's of Notre Dame, Indiana, was given as December 8, 1899. Her first Profession of Faith soon followed and she made her final decision to become a nun in 1905.
Her artistic education began at St. Mary's College, Notre Dame, Indiana, and continued in Baltimore, Washington, D.C., and Cape Cod.
By 1907 Sister Immaculata was assigned as an "