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Sr. Nora Lohan 74 of Tenafly, passed away May 29, 2018. Born in Newbridge, Ballinasloe, County Galway, Ireland, Sr. Nora entered the Missionary Franciscan Sisters on October 10, 1959. She received a Bachelor’s Degree from St. Francis College, Brooklyn, NY and went on to receive her Master’s Degree from St. Bonaventure University, Olean, NY. She received a certificate in Administration-Education from Manhattan College, NY. Her primary ministry in her religious life has been in education. She taught in schools in Philadelphia; Binghamton, NY; Brooklyn, NY; Yonkers, NY; Union City, NJ; and St. John’s, Bergenfield, NJ. Sr. Nora held the position of Principal in St. Ann’s School, Yonkers, NY from 1982 - 1987 and in Our Lady of Mt. Carmel School from 1995 - 2000. From 2002 - 2007, Sr. Nora served as Administrator of the Infirmary at Our Lady of the Angels Convent, Tenafly. She served in Parish Ministry in Newton, MA from 1987 - 1991 and in Our Lady of Mount Carmel from 2007 - 2015. Visiting hours for Sr. Nora will be at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel RC Church, Tenafly, Sunday, June 3, 2018, from 6:30 -8:30pm, followed by the Mass of the Resurrection, Monday, June 4, 2018, 9:30am. Interment Maryrest Cemetery, Mahwah.