Sister Marian Piskurich, an Adorer of the Blood of Christ, died on Good Friday, April 3, 2015, at St. Anne’s Retirement Community in Columbia, Pa. She was 89 and had been an Adorer since entering in 1955.
She was born Helen Marie on Oct. 28, 1925, in Johnstown, Pa., and was the 11th child in her blended family. Her parents, Stephen Piskurich and Anna Pavicic, married after losing their first spouse. They were members of St. Rochus Croatian Church.
Helen Marie entered the Adorers of the Blood of Christ on Jan. 31, 1955 at St.