1928 – 2011
Sr. Alice Carrow, DHS, 83, a member of the Daughters of the Holy Spirit died on Monday, June 13, 2011 at the Holy Spirit Health Care Center where she has been in residence since 2003.
Sr. Alice was born on March 14, 1928 in Tupper Lake, NY, the daughter of the late Adelard and Bertha (LaRose) Carrow. In 1950, she entered religious life and made her religious profession on August 18, 1953 at the Provincial House in Putnam, CT. She was then known as Sr. Elizabeth Adelard.
A graduate of Diocesan Sisters’ College, Sr. Alice earned a B.A. in Education. Following which she taught in elementary and Junior High schools in Waterbury, Jewett City, Moosup, and Plainville—all in Connecticut as well as in Burlington, Vt. and Tupper Lake, NY. In 1995 she retired from teaching and did Pastoral work at St. Alphonsus Parish, Tupper Lake, NY. Until her retirement at Holy Spirit Provincial House in Putnam, CT in 2003.
Survivors include a sister-in-law, Eileen Carrow, of Tupper Lake and several nieces and nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews.
Calling hours at the Provincial House chapel will be on Thursday, June 16, 2011 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM with a Prayer Service at 7:15 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, June 17, 2011 at 11:00 AM at the Provincial House chapel in Putnam, CT, followed by burial at St. Mary Cemetery, Putnam, Ct.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Daughters of the Holy Spirit Retirement Fund, 72 Church St., Putnam, CT. Gilman Funeral Home has been entrusted with her arrangements. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.