In Memory

Sister M. Gertrude Lyng, IHM

June 14, 1862 – June 14, 1937

Sister M. Gertrude Lyng, IHM, of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary died on Monday, June 14, 1937.

She was born on June 14, 1862 in Carbondale, Pennsylvania, and given the name Ann. She was the daughter of the late John and Elizabeth Farrell Lyng. She entered the IHM Congregation on February 12, 1879, received the religious habit on May 13, 1879, and made profession of her vows on April 19, 1881.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Mary and Nellie.

Interment is at Our Mother of Sorrows Cemetery in Carbondale, Pennsylvania.

Memorial contributions may be made to support the retired IHM Sisters c/o the IHM Sisters Retirement Fund, IHM Center, 2300 Adams Avenue, Scranton, PA 18509.

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