Sister Margaret (Sr. David) Gay died February 1, 2013 at Brookhaven Hospital. She was born May 26, 1933 in Hartford, CT. She entered the congregation of the Ursuline Sisters of Tildonk on September 8, 1952 and professed her final vows six years later.
Sr. Margaret taught at Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Ozone Park from 1966-1969 and at St. Maurice in Stamford from 1971-1977. She served her community for many years providing housekeeping and meal preparation in the Province’s retreat centers in Oyster Bay, NY and Blue Point, NY.
In2003, after many years of service, Sr. Margaret retired in Blue Point where she continued in a ministry of prayer.
She is survived by her brother Rev. James Gay of California and pre-deceased, by her brothers, Rev. John Gay and David Gay. Her funeral mass was celebrated February 5th at the St. Ursula Center Chapel in Blue Point, NY followed by internment at the cemetery of the Ursuline Sisters in Blue Point.