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70 YEARS

Sister Mary Anita Benecki +


Entered Postulancy
September 6, 1952 - Immaculate Heart of Mary Convent, Buffalo, NY

Birthplace
Erie, PA 

Home Parish when entering community
Holy Trinity Parish, Erie, PA (Diocese of Erie)

Deceased
May 17, 2022

Education
BS Education, Medaille (Mount St. Joseph) College, Buffalo, NY
MA, University of NY, New York City, NY

Major Areas of Ministry
Educator (19 years total)
     Elementary School Teacher (9 years); High School (7 years); College (2 years)
Secretary Diocesan Clergy Personnel Board (12 years)
Administration, Villa Maria College: Registrar (1 year); Director of Institutional Research (11 years)
Archivist, Villa Maria College (8 years)

Assignments

1955 St. John Gualbert, Cheektowaga, NY Teacher
1955 - 1957 Holy Cross School , Buffalo, NY Teacher
1957 - 1958 St. Florian, Buffalo, NY Teacher
1958 - 1960 St. Stanislaus, Buffalo, NY Teacher
1960 - 1961 Transfiguration, Rome, NY Teacher
1961 - 1962 Villa Maria Academy, Buffalo, NY Teacher
1962 - 1963 St. Amelia, Tonawanda, NY Teacher
1963 - 1964 St. Luke, Buffalo, NY Teacher
1964 - 1965 St. Michael, Lackawanna, NY Teacher
1965 - 1969 Bishop Gibbons HS, North Tonawanda, NY Teacher
1969 - 1971 Villa Maria College, Buffalo, NY Teacher
1971 - 1973 Cardinal O’Hara HS, Tonawanda, NY Teacher
1973 - 1974 Villa Maria College, Buffalo, NY Registrar
1974 - 1986 Diocesan Clergy Personnel Bd, Buffalo, NY Secretary
1978 - 1984 St. Michael Convent, Lackawanna, NY Local Minister
1986 - 1997 Villa Maria College, Buffalo, NY Director of Institutional Res.
1990 - 1992 St. John Gualbert Convent, Checktowaga, NY Local Minister
1997 - 2015 Villa Maria College, Buffalo, NY Archivist
2014 - 2022+ Blessed Mary Angela Care Ctr, Buffalo, NY Resident