In Memory

Sister Raymond Mary McIntyre, IHM

October 12, 1935 – June 10, 2024

Raymond Mary McIntyre, IHM

Sister Raymond Mary McIntyre, IHM, entered into eternal life on Monday, June 10, 2024, at Our Lady of Peace Residence in Scranton, PA.

She was born on October 12, 1935, in Ashley, PA. Sister was the eighth child of the late Raymond J. and Margaret Oakes McIntyre, and was given the name Therese.  

Sister was preceded in death by her parents, five brothers: Reverend Raymond T., Francis, Edmund, Robert, and Thomas; and four sisters: Mary G., Eileen Beddall, Margie, and Gail Dymond.

Sister is survived by two sisters-in-law, Marie and Maureen McIntyre of Laureldale, PA, and many nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, great-grandnieces, great-grandnephews and cousins, as well as the IHM Sisters.

She entered the Immaculate Heart of Mary Congregation on September 7, 1953, made temporary profession in 1956, and final profession of vows in 1959.

Sister received her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in education from Marywood University.  She taught in schools in the states of Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, North Carolina, and New York. (St. Matthew Elementary School, Wilmington, DE, from 1956-1960; St. John the Evangelist Elementary School, Silver Spring, MD, from 1960-1964; Epiphany Elementary School in Sayre, PA, from 1964-1967; St. Mary Elementary School in Avoca, PA, from 1967-1970; Hollidaysburg Catholic School in Hollidaysburg, PA, from 1970-1976; St. Mary School in Goldsboro, NC, from 1976-1978; St. Peter of Alcantara Elementary School in Port Washington, NY, from 1978-1983; Monsignor McHugh Elementary School in Cresco, PA, from 1983-1994; and St. Mary of Mt. Carmel Elementary School in Dunmore, PA, from 1994-1995).

After forty years of teaching, sister served as a nurse’s aide at the Marian Convent and at Our Lady of Peace Residence.  Later she served as a volunteer at Our Lady of Peace Residence.

 The funeral will be Tuesday, June 18, at 11:00 a.m. with Mass of Christian Burial at Our Lady of Peace Residence, 2300 Adams Avenue in Scranton. Friends may call at Our Lady of Peace Residence on Tuesday, June 18, between 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. A prayer service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Interment will follow Mass on Tuesday at St. Catherine’s Cemetery in Moscow, PA.

Prayer of Rememberance and Funeral Mass

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