Sister Ann Patrice Murnock, SSJ, is a native of St. Michael Parish in Forest City, PA. She graduated from Forest City High School and earned a bachelor’s degree in business from Villa Maria College in Erie, PA. She entered the Sisters of St. Joseph in 1953, made her first profession in 1955, and final profession in 1958. She taught at St. Leo Magnus, Ridgway, St. Andrew, St. Ann, and St. Paul Schools in Erie. In addition, she taught religious education at Mercer County Catholic Center in Mercer, PA. Sister Ann Patrice served as a financial officer for her congregation. She later transitioned to health care and ministered as Office Manager at Spencer Hospital in Meadville. She retired from Saint Vincent Health Center after serving as Senior Office Clerk and Out-Patient Coordinator.