Sister Joan Therese Dawson, SC (Therese Dorothy) of Mt. St. Vincent, Wellesley Hills, on August 5, 2017. A Sister of Charity for 72 years who was missioned in Brooklyn and Jamaica, New York, New Waterford and Ingonish Beach, Nova Scotia. Locally, St. Peter’s, Dorchester; St. Patrick’s, Roxbury; Elizabeth Seton Asian Center, Lawrence; Academy of the Assumption and Mt. St. Vincent, Wellesley. Beloved daughter of the late William and Henrietta (Newell) Dawson. Sister of Joan Joaquin and Jean Conery, the late Joseph, William and Paul Dawson. Also survived by several nieces, nephews and cousins as well as all her sisters in community.