Ann Marie Doogan, Sister of Saint Ann, 85, died Feb. 6, 2005 at St. Ann's Residence in Victoria, British Columbia.
She was born Sept. 18, 1919, to Theodore and Mary Doogan of Juneau. She received her early education in Douglas.
In July 1937, she entered the Novitiate of The Sisters of St. Ann and took her first vows Feb. 11, 1939.
Until 1985, Sister Ann Marie served in roles of community service in teaching in Skagway and Juneau, Washington, and in missions of British Columbia, Nanaimo, Vancouver, New Westminster, Oliver, Kamloops, Penticton, Prince George and Victoria. From 2001, she resided at St. Ann's Residence, devoting herself to community service and prayer.
She was preceded in death by her parents, six brothers and two sisters.
She is survived by Sister Theresa; SSA; brothers John, (Dolores), and Hugh (Erma); numerous nieces, nephews, grand-nieces and grand-nephews, members of her religious community and friends.
A prayer service will be held at 7 p.m., Feb. 10, at St. Ann's Residence in Victoria, B.C. A mass of the Resurrection will be celebrated at 10 a.m., Feb. 11, at St. Ann's Residence. Following the service, interment will take place at Hatley Memorial Gardens, Colwood.