WTMJ, adding the sisters died of complications caused by the virus.
news station. “Not only to us, but we feel they have touched thousands of lives we’ll never be aware of.”
months after six nuns died of Covid-19 at Our Lady of the Angels Convent, in Greenfield, which cares for retired religious sisters from the School Sisters of St. Francis and the School Sisters of Notre Dame.
It added the sisters have been following CDC guidelines, including wearing masks, social distancing and regular hand washing, the station reported.
“We’re being extra careful in terms of getting their meals in rooms and they can’t congregate together,” Sciano told the affiliate. “More testing, being tested twice a week for the virus.”
Another, Sister Lillia Langreck, had been “heavily involved in racial and social justice efforts” for the past 60 years, according to the affiliate, including the Milwaukee marches for fair houses and integrated busing.
CNN’s Artemis Moshtaghian contributed to this report.