Pia, Sr. Faustina Maria

Sr. Fautina Maria Pia


HOME LIFE: Sister Faustina Maria Pia, S.V. was raised in Somers, Connecticut, and attended All Saints Parish. She is the youngest of eight children (and twin to Gertrud) of Dr. Germain and Ortrud Bianchi.

VOCATION: She graduated from the Franciscan University of Steubenville with a degree in human services and from Springfield Technical Community College with an R.N. degree. Before entering the Sisters of Life in 2009, she worked for Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Hartford, Connecticut and for Northwest Airlines. Sr. Faustina Maria Pia, S.V. professed her final vows in 2018. She wrote the Litany of Trust and serves as the local superior of the Sacred Heart Convent. She currently assists the community’s vocations director. 


  • Local Superior of the Sacred Heart Convent.
  • Vocations Director