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Sister Stephana O’Leary, 89, made room for orphans too old for the orphanage

ENCINO, Calif. – Sister Stephana O’Leary, an activist nun with a gentle spirit who helped troubled youths as a social worker in the Sacramento diocese for more than 50 years, died Thursday of stroke-related complications. She was 89. Sister O’Leary

Sister Stephana O’Leary, 89, made room for orphans too old for the orphanage

ENCINO, Calif. – Sister Stephana O’Leary, an activist nun with a gentle spirit who helped troubled youths as a social worker in the Sacramento diocese for more than 50 years, died Thursday of stroke-related complications. She was 89. Sister O’Leary