Mary De Sales Kolhoven, SCN, 75, a native of Newport, Ky., died at Nazareth Home on July 29, 2012. She had been a Sister of Charity of Nazareth for 56 years.

Sister Mary De Sales served in health care as Purchasing Agent and Registered Nurse in Kentucky, Arkansas, Ohio and Tennessee for 48 years. In Louisville, Sister served at St. Joseph Infirmary from 1963-66 and again from 1967-71. In retirement, Sister served in the apostolate of prayer.

Survivors include a nephew and his wife, Bob and Jeana Wahlbrink of Cincinnati, Ohio and the members of her religious community.