Sister Rita Rose Bily, CDP
February 7, 1924 – November 11, 2015
Sister Rita Rose Bily, CDP, entered eternal life on November 11, 2015 at the age of 91. She was the second oldest of six born to Frank and Rosie (Okruhlik) Bily. Sister Rita Rose was born February 7, 1924 in Praha, Texas. She answered God’s call to become a Sister of Divine Providence on June 4, 1946 and professed first vows on June 22, 1949. Sister Rita Rose began her ministerial life at Our Lady of the Lake Convent in 1949.