Sister Mary Genevieve (Margaret Mary) OP O'Rourke

27th August 1924 - 8th January 2020
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Calvary Hospital
215 Centre Street
Friday, 10 January 2020, 7:00pm

Requiem Mass:
St Mary's Basilica
Tyne Street
11 January 2020, 10:00AM

O’ROURKE, Sister Genevieve O.P. (Margaret Mary)

Died peacefully at Calvary Hospital Invercargill on Wednesday December 8, 2020. Much loved by her Dominican Sisters; her late parents, Michael and Jessica; her late brother and sister-in-law, Charles and Monica; her nieces and nephews, Michelle, Michael, Graeme, Stephen, Anthony, and Genevieve; their families, many friends, ex-pupils and parishioners throughout New Zealand. Requiem Mass will be celebrated at 10am on Saturday, 11 January 2020, at St Mary’s Basilica, Tyne Street, Invercargill, followed by burial at the Eastern Cemetery. A vigil will be prayed at the Calvary Chapel, 215 Centre Street, on Friday evening at 7.00pm. Messages to Dominican Sisters, PO Box 5395, Dunedin, 9054 or to the tribute page at


On behalf of the Dominican Ex-pupils I offer the Sisters and the O'Rourke family our deepest sympathy on loosing Sister Genevieve.
She was lovely to have at Calvary and the staff will miss her very much.
May she R.I.P.
Juliana OConnell
Dominican Ex-pupil and Calvary staff employee.
Juliana O'Connell, Colac Bay