The sisters of the Monastery of Tarquinia announce the passing away of the dean, Mother Annunziata of the Incarnate Word. Mother Annunziata (Rosa Caristia) was born on October 5, 1922 in Buscemi, Siracusa (Sicily) and professed her vows on January 15, 1953. She returned to the Father’s House on Nov. 9, 2015 after long months of suffering at the age of 93 years.

The Lord may receive her into the glory of the Resurrection. Requiescat in pace.