Providence Sister Mary Ann Shearer died Dec. 28. She was 94.

Born May 3, 1918, in Menomonie, Wis., she attended Sunny Knoll School, Menomonie High School and Elk Mound High School. She entered the Sisters of Providence in 1943, making her final vows in 1947.

She served as a nurse at Providence St. Vincent Medical Center in Portland in 1953.

A service was held in Seattle.