Sister Genevieve “Sr. Genevieve” Osayame, EHJ, celebrates 40 years of vowed life. The celebration took place at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish in Anchorage on Sept. 17.
Sr. Genevieve is a member of the Sisters of the Eucharistic Heart of Jesus, and she has faithfully served numerous people through her work at Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage.
Sr. Genevieve’s fellow sisters and friends, along with the parishioners of the church, filled the pews in honor of her decades-long commitment to the Catholic faith.
Archdiocese of Seattle Archbishop Paul Etienne, D.D., the previous archbishop of the Archdiocese of Anchorage, officiated the evening Mass.
Following Mass, attendees enjoyed a reception at the St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic School gymnasium.