Dominican Sisters of Houston
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Sister Mary Pat White, O.P.

Sister Mary Pat White, O.P.
Sister M. Simeon, O.P. (RIP + 4/17/2019)

Sister Mary Pat was born in Houston, Texas. Her parents, Anna Marie Durham White and Harris White, and two brothers lived in Houston for her entire childhood. Sister Mary Pat attended St. Agnes Academy graduating in 1949.

In 1950 Sister Mary Pat entered the convent and started teaching in 1952. SisterMary Pat taught at St. Anthony Cathedral Catholic and Monsignor Kelly Catholic High Schools in Beaumont, Texas, St. Charles Catholic School in Nederland, Texas and at St. Agnes Academy and St. Pius X High School in Houston, Texas.

Sister Mary Pat has fond stories from her 51 years of teaching. She particularly enjoyed teaching Drivers Education at St. Agnes Academy. She did this for 33 years.

Sister Mary Pat retired from teaching in 2003 and currently resides at the Spring Branch Transitional Care Center.

From the Dominican Sisters of Houston archives 2014.