Hospital Sisters of the Third Order Regular of St. Francis
“Hear, my daughter, and receive My Word,
and the years of your life shall be many.”
Sister Gabrielis, the former Mary Hu-Cheng-Kuan, was born in Wucheng Shandong Province, China, on November 11, 1911, as the daughter of Anthony and Mary Li Hu.
Sister Gabrielis became a candidate in China and traveled to America on June 24, 1930 with five other candidates. She entered the Congregation on July 31, 1930 as a postulant at St. Francis Convent, Springfield and professed her religious vows on May 18, 1933.
Sister M. Gabrielis Hu, O.S.F. (105) died on Saturday, February 11, 2017, at 3 p.m. at St. Francis Convent.
In gratitude we take farewell from her. May she rest in peace!