Sister Linda Marie Lully 1938-2014

Sister Linda Marie Lully

September 27, 1938 - February 4, 2014

Please pray for the repose of the soul of Sister Linda Marie Lully (S.Grace Edmund) who passed away on  February 4 at Trinity Hospital in Augusta, Georgia. She was 75 years old.

Sister Linda was born on September 27, 1938, in New York, New York, to Edmund Louis and Grace Irene (Uhrhane) Lully. She entered the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet on September 15, 1956, and made her final profession on August 6, 1964, as Sister Grace Edmund. She received a bachelor’s degree in English from Fontbonne College in 1962 and a master's in English from St. Louis University in 1971. 

Sister Linda taught high school English for the first 35 years of her ministry.  She served at St. Joseph High School in Atlanta, Ga. in 1961; St. Thomas Aquinas High School in Florissant, Mo.,  in 1963 for five years and then again in 1973 for nine years; Valle High School in Ste. Genevieve, Mo. in 1968; and Aquinas High School in Augusta in 1982. 

In 1996, Sister Lully began her 17 year association with St. Joseph Hospital in Augusta.  She began as an office coordinator for the Summerville Professional Center of St. Joseph Hospital and at St. Joseph Hospital Medical Village.  She was the receptionist at Augusta Physician Services before becoming the receptionist at the Pulmonary and Sleep Center of Augusta.  She retired in September 2013.

The  Funeral Mass was held Feb. 7 at St. Mary's Church in Augusta. Sister Linda is buried at Westover Cemetery in Augusta.

Sister Lully is survived by brother, Edmund Louis Lully, Jr. (Sandra) of Spartanburg, SC, sisters, Elizabeth Lully Millard (Ken) of Waldeck, Saskatchewan, Canada, Grace Lully White of Florence, AL;  sister-in-law, Sandra Lully of Charlotte, NC;  nieces and nephews.  She was predeceased by brother, Phillip Lully.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, St. Louis Province, 6400 Minnesota Ave., St. Louis, MO 63111.  Donate online.

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