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Deacon Eric Meisfjord, Editor
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(From the Aug. 2, 2001 edition of the Inland Register

Sister Theresa Baines OP

Sister Theresa Baines, a Dominican Sister, died July 5 at Holy Names Care Center, Spokane. She was 86 years old.

She was born Alma Phyllis Baines in Lethbridge, Canada. She entered the Dominican order in 1938 in Kettle Falls, Wash., and made her profession of vows in 1940.

Her ministry was concentrated in the Helena, Mont., Diocese and the Diocese of Spokane. In Eastern Washington she served at the Dominican Motherhouse in Kettle Falls; Mt. Carmel, Colville; and Holy Family Nursing Home, Spokane.

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