Sister Mary Edwina Rudolph
Sister Mary Edwina Rudolph
Mercy Sister Mary Edwina Rudolph died April 13 in McAuley Hall Health Care Center in Watchung.

Because of the COVID-19 restrictions, funeral services will be private, however a memorial Mass will be celebrated at a later date.

Born in Perth Amboy, New Jersey and raised in Woodbridge, Sister Mary Edwina earned degrees in Latin from Georgian Court College (now University), Lakewood, and in religious education from LaSalle College (now University), Philadelphia. She served assignments in the Dioceses of Camden, Trenton and Metuchen. In the Trenton Diocese, she taught in Cathedral High School, Trenton, and Notre Dame High School, Lawrenceville, and as coordinator of the diocesan Community Emergency Response Team program. She also served a pastoral ministry year in Freehold before her assignment at Georgian Court where she was the dean of student services. In 2000, she moved Gabriel Hall at Mount St. Mary, Watchung.

Sister Mary Edwina is survived by two cousins and by many Sisters of Mercy.

Memorial donations may be made to Sisters of Mercy, Mid-Atlantic Community, 1645 US Highway 22 West, Watchung, N.J. 07069.