On July 15, 2012, the Sisters of Saint Benedict’s Monastery celebrated the Golden Jubilee of three Sisters who professed their first vows in 1962. The three are pictured above: Sister Elaine Schroeder, Sister Stephanie Wiesgram and Sister Lucy Revering with Prioress Michaela Hedican.
On Sunday, July 14, 2013, five Sisters will celebrate their Golden Jubilee. They are: Sister Ardella Kvamme, Sister Ephrem Hollermann, Sister Pauline Fernandes, Sister Rosa Li, and Sister Susan Rudolph. More details on this event will be added here soon.
In April of 2013, Sisters marking their 60th and 75th Jubilees were honored at a special Mass in Sacred Heart Chapel. Bishop John Kinney presided at the Mass and a special banquet followed.
Sisters celebrating 60 years of service include: Agatha (Clara) Zwilling, Burkard (Marcella) Braegelmann, Colleen (Joanne) Haggerty, Elaine (Nazaire) Gagne, Elizabeth (Zachary) Roufs, Germaine (Mary Adeline) Gagnon, Jocile (Beatrice) Robinson, Lauren (Loren) Keppers, Leonore (Annella) Mandernach, Leora (Barbara) Juettner, Luanne (Floy Ann) Lenz, Madonna (Goretti) Kuebelbeck, Maranatha (Rosemary) Renner, Marion (Mary Louise) Sauer, Marius (Marjorie) Hiltner, Owen (Joan) Lindblad, Rita (Johnelle) Marschall, and Theresa (Trinita) Lodermeier.
One Sister is celebrating 75 years of service! She is Marie (Alphonsetta) Brang.
Click on the links below for profiles of the jubilarians from this year. There is also a comment section if you wish to leave well-wishes for them.
50th: Ephrem Hollermann, OSB
50th: Pauline Fernandes, OSB
50th: Rosa Li, OSB
50th: Susan Rudolph, OSB