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Maryknoll sister a pioneer for immigrants

  • DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Sister Rosalinda Barrozo, a retired Maryknoll sister, shows her artwork constructed of recycled materials, part of her Catholic church’s involvement with caring for the earth. The Maryknoll sisterhood in Hawaii celebrated its 90th anniversary Saturday.

As an immigrant from the Philippines, Sister Rosalinda Barrozo was a perfect fit as a social worker in 1974 for retired Filipino plantation workers, many of whom were trying to bring their families in the Philippines to be with them in Hawaii. Read more

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