Three Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph with connections to Nelson County are among 13 Sisters who are celebrating anniversaries of their religious profession in 2023.

Sister Marie Bosco Wathen, a native of the Marion County town of St. Joseph, is celebrating 80 years. She taught at St. Catherine School in New Haven (1945-53) as well as in Louisville, Buechel and Owensboro. She also taught in Affton, Mo. She was a professor of education (1974-1997) and institutional research assistant (1997-2005) at Brescia College (now University), Owensboro. She is retired and active in the Powerhouse of Prayer.