Sister Roselite Pomis, 86, Bartlett, Ill., a former principal at Maria High School and teacher at other Catholic schools in Stevens Point, died Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2001, at the Congregational Home in Bartlett, Ill.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Saturday at Sacred Heart Chapel of Immaculate Convent in Bartlett, Ill. Burial will follow in St. Michael Cemetery in Palatine, Ill.
Visitation will be from 3:30 p.m. Friday at the chapel.
Memorials may be sent to the SSJ-TSOF Development Fund, 5531 S. Karlov, Chicago, Ill. 60629.
The Bartwood-Martin Funeral Home assisted with arrangements.
Sister Roselite was born March 31, 1914, in Chicago, Ill., a daughter of the late Joseph and Mary (Kutkawska) Pomis.
She was a member of the Sisters of St. Joseph, Third Order of St. Francis, for 70 years., entering the order on Sept. 13, 1930, and taking her final vows Aug. 4, 1936.
She taught school primarily in Wisconsin. In Stevens Point, she taught at St. Peter School from 1942-1950 and again from 1958-1961, at St. Stanislaus School in 1951 and was a teacher and principal of Maria High School from 1965-67. She was principal for 15 years at Blessed Sacrament School in Milwaukee. Her last teaching assignment was at St. Turibius School in Chicago, Ill.
She retired to the Congregational Home in Bartlett, Ill.
Survivors include one sister-in-law, Jeanette Pomis; nieces and nephews.
She was also preceded in death by three brothers, Edward, John and Mathew.