CINCINNATI — Sr. Mary Ellen Piar, 70, died Sunday, Oct. 19, 2008, at Mother Margaret Hall, Mount St. Joseph, Ohio.
She was born July 9, 1938, in Glenmont, Ohio, to the late Herman J. and Lucy C. (Durbin) Piar. She entered the convent in 1956 and had spent most of her life as an LPN. She was a supervisor at St. Joseph Infant Home, devoting her life to taking care of mentally and physically handicapped children.
She is survived by Robert (Nancy) Piar of Danville, Martha (Leonard) Neighbarger of Glenmont, Margaret Piar of Danville and A. James Piar of Danville; 10 nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Joseph Piar.
Burial will be Wednesday, Oct. 22, at 3 p.m. at Mount St. Joseph, 5900 Delhi Road.