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Religious of the Sacred Heart have served in Omaha for generations, primarily at Duchesne Academy of the Sacred Heart. There are currently two RSCJ living in this area, Lucy Hayes, RSCJ and JoEllen Sumpter, RSCJ, both of whom are active at the school.

Lucy Hayes, RSCJ

Born on July 21, 1929 in Denison, Iowa, Lucille Hayes (Lucy) entered the Society of the Sacred Heart on July 6, 1951. She made her first vows on January 10, 1954 and her final profession on July 21, 1960.