Nuns and Religious Celebrate Milestone Anniversaries

The Catholic Spirit is honored to mark and celebrate the milestone jubilees of female and male religious communities who serve or have served in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis. Besides the jubilarians, Father Richard Sudlik and Sister Jill Laszewski, presented separately, the following observe important anniversaries. The information was provided by religious communities.

Benedictine monks, Saint-Jean abbey

50 years

Father Cyprian Weaver

25 years

Father Gregory Miller

Congregation of the Mother of the Redeemer
Carthage, Mo.

10 years

Father Alphonse Vu
Father Thomas Vu

Midwest Christian Brethren
Burr Ridge, Ill.

70 years
Brother Paul Grass
Brother James Roszak

Midwest Province

50 years
Father James Radde

Pro Ecclesia Sancta

St. Paul, Minneapolis

10 years

Father David Hottinger

Father Joe Barron

Sisters of the Order of Saint Benedict, Saint Benedict Monastery
Saint Joseph

60 years

Sister Lucia revering

Sisters of the Order of Saint Benedict, Saint Paul Monastery
maple wood

70 years

Sister Catherine Schoenecker

Congregation of Saint Joseph

70 years
Sister Janice Miller

60 years
Sister Rose Marie Brouillard
Sister Geraldine Riendeau
Sister Ruthann Scherer

Sininawa Dominicans
Sinsinawa, Wis.

75 years old
Sister Viviane Gorman
Sister Alban Hermes

70 years
Sister Mariann Franzgrote
Sister Constance Lennartz

60 years
Sister Erica Jordan
Sister Judith Seiberlich
Sister Anita Smisek

50 years
Sister Priscilla Wood

Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls
small fall

75 years old
Sister Adella Gross
Sister Audrey Jean Loher
Sister Olga Neft

60 years

Sister Gertrude Brixius

Sisters of the School of Notre-Dame
Saint Louis

75 years old
Sister Mary Lauren Spence

70 years
Sister Cerella Baumgartner
Sister Marguerite Churilla
Sister Joan Fink
Sister Beverly Ann Fries
Sister Germaine Mulcahey
Sister Cathryn O’Donnell
Sister Mary Myles Schwahn
Sister M. Maris Simon
Sister Rita von Holtum

60 years
Sister Judith Bakula
Sister M. Rosae Brown
Sister Gloria Degele
Sister Deanna Donahue
Sister Carolyn Fasnacht
Sister Jovann Irrgang
Sister Kathleen Mary Kiemen
Sister Darlene Lenzmeier
Sister Margaret Roozen
Sister Loretta Marie Strobel
Sister Janet Wermerskirchen

50 years
Sister Carol Marie Hemish
Sister Helen Jane Jaeb
Sister Joyce Kolbet
Sister Lavonne Krebs
Sister Mary Ann Kuhn
Sister Ann Marie Merth
Sister Faith Wanner

Servants of Mary (Servite Sisters)
Ladysmith, Wis.

70 years
Sister Noreen McGinley
Sister Mary of Lourdes Plourde

60 years

Sister Lois Reichert
Sister Marie-Alice Willems

Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, Mother of Christ

25 years
Sister Maria Chinweze Enujiofor

Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet
Province of St. Paul, St. Paul

80 years old
Sister Mary Ann Hanley
Sister Maria June Wilson

75 years old

Sister Mary Madonna Ashton
Sister Helen Thomas Bronk
Sister Michele Murphy
Sister Annabelle Raiche
Sister Miriam Shea
Sister Ann Clare Smith
Sister Serena Zilka

70 years

Sisters Margaret Belanger
Sister Nancy Davis
Sister Katherine Egan
Sister Karen Kennelly
Sister Elizabeth Kerwin
Sister Sylvia Krawfcyk
Sister Kate McDonald

Sister Justina Overhultz
Sister Marie Sarto Revier
Sister Donna Vosika

+Sister Anne Elise Tschida (died 2021)

65 years
Sister Kevin Bopp
Sister Mary Fran Carter
Sister Maureen Lamey
Sister Katherine McLaughlin
Sister Joyce Peck
Sister Polly Preston
Sister Marie Schabert

60 years
Sister Linda Napier
Sister Mary Ellen Ward

50 years
Sister Kathleen Niska

40 years
Sister Mary Vincent

Missionary Sisters of St. Peter Claver
St. Paul

60 years

Sister Susan Wal

Sisters Sylvania of Saint Francis
Sylvania, Ohio

60 years
Sister Kathleen Casey

Key words: Jubilees, Picks, Religious Communities

Category: Jubilees