Sister Mary Kenneth Andreotti, RSM who lived at McAuley Convent in Barling, AR died Wednesday, February 1, 2012. She was born 1928 in Boston, MA, was baptized Alice Lorranie Andreotti. She entered the Sisters of Mercy at St. Louis, MO in September 1946 and made her first vows on August 12, 1949. She received her BA in Science at Incarnate Word University in San Antonio, TX. Sister Kenneth taught at several schools in Missouri, Texas, and Arkansas for 43 years from 1949-1992. She did Pastoral Care ministry at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Fort Smith, AR from 1992-2001. She retired in Barling at McAuley Convent in July 2001. She is remembered and loved by the Fort Smith Community for her kindness to the poor, the sick, and the elderly. She was preceded in death by her parents Michael and Mary Alice Andreotti.
Rosary will be said at 9:00 AM Monday, February 6th at McAuley Convent Chapel. Funeral Mass will be 10:30 AM Monday, February 6th at McAuley Convent Chapel with burial to follow at Calvary Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Fentress Mortuary of Fort Smith.
She is survived by her nieces, nephews, and cousins, as well as her religious community.