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Sr. Dorothy Kazel Remembrance

"I want to be remembered as an Alleluia from head to foot" - Sr. Dorothy Kazel, O.S.U. 1939-1980

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Join us on our journey as we remember the life and martydom of Sr. Dorothy Kazel, O.S.U.

Archives of Sr. Dorothy Kazel, O.S.U.

Dorothea Lu, age 1, Painted plaster sculpture Dorothy made as an elementary school student at St. George School, First Communion Portrait, Graduation Portrait, Dorothy's white wallet on which is embroidered a gold "D"

Archives of Sr. Dorothy Kazel, O.S.U.

Large rosary Dorothy received when she was clothed in the Ursuline habit (August 12, 1961), First Profession of Vows (Aug. 13, 1963), Dorothy's pocket New Testament, Good News for Modern Man, F. Dorothy's diploma from Ursuline College (June1965), Dorothy as a postulant with her parents, Malvina and Joseph

Archives of Sr. Dorothy Kazel, O.S.U.

Final Profession of Vows (Aug. 13, 1968), Dorothy's Night Prayer book, Handwritten journal containing retreat notes Dorothy took before her Clothing (August 12, 1961) and during her Canonical Year (1961-62), Final Profession of Vows (Aug. 13, 1968)

Archives of Sr. Dorothy Kazel, O.S.U.

Handwritten journal from Dorothy's final semester at Beaumont (spring 1974), Dorothy's ladybug stapler from her teaching days at Sacred Heart Academy or Beaumont, "50s Day at Beaumont" (Dorothy in her homeroom, 1972)

Archives of Sr. Dorothy Kazel, O.S.U.

Letter (copy) Dorothy wrote to Mother Annunciata, applying for the Cleveland Latin American Mission (CLAM) Team (Nov. 4, 1967)

Archives of Sr. Dorothy Kazel, O.S.U.

Framed photo of Dorothy with Fr. John Garrity and Salvadorans (taken by Fr. Joseph Kraker) (1976)

Archives of Sr. Dorothy Kazel, O.S.U.

Painted bowl made from a seed pod, J. Dorothy's Mision de la Iglesia en Medio de la Crisis def Pais : Cuarto Carta Pastoral de Monseflor Oscar A. Romero, Arzobispo de San Salvador, Letter (copy) Dorothy wrote to the Cleveland Diocese as a CLAM Team member, Nov. 1980

Archives of Sr. Dorothy Kazel, O.S.U.

Multi-color wrap belt from Guatemala, Small La Palma (art) cross, Dorothy and Fr. Paul Schindler with a group of Salvadorans (Fall 1980), Last photo taken of Dorothy before her death (Nov. 21, 1980), Volcanic stone used to roll tortillas

Archives of Sr. Dorothy Kazel, O.S.U.

Letter (copy) Dorothy wrote to Sr. Martha Owen, asking her to explain to family and friends if something happened to her (Oct. 3, 1979). This is known to be one of the last letters she wrote.

Archives of Sr. Dorothy Kazel, O.S.U.

Dorothy's Salvadoran blouse (framed), Large wooden cross, made by Campesinos, marking the churchwomen's grave in El Salvador.

Archives of Sr. Dorothy Kazel, O.S.U.

I AM URSULINE!



Beaumont School Drama Club Presents: A Way to Serve: Dorothy Kazel – a Biodrama

Date:  Tuesday, February 2, 2021 

This Biodrama celebrates the legacy of  Sr. Dorothy Kazel, O.S. U. As the cast and crew prepare for the February production they have put together a recitation of the one of the last letters Sr. Dorothy wrote to Sr. Martha Owen.  Please enjoy the video below produced by Beaumont Drama Club Director, Kate Bernardo.

Walk With Us Sister Dorothy: Footsteps Art Project

Please share your stories and memories of Sr. Dorothy Kazel here.