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November 29, 2017
Sister Mary Clare Korb, CSJ, is a Sister of St. Joseph from St. Paul Minn. She has been with this order for 59 years and next year will celebrate her jubilee. She was born in Calio, North Dakota, but grew up in Montana. Her aunt was also a Sister of St. Joseph and inspired Sister Mary Claire to...
October 26, 2017
Sister Sharon Howell, CSJ, is a Sister of St. Joseph of Carondelet, St. Paul Province. She was born and raised in Minneapolis, Minnesota, earned a BS Degree from Xavier University of Louisiana and a MA in Pastoral Studies from the University of St. Thomas. She is currently an Assistant Dean of...
October 25, 2017
Sister Esther Wagner, SSND, entered the School Sisters of Notre Dame in 1964. She's looking forward to her Golden Jubilee in 2016 - 50 years since her first profession. She is an apostolic sister which means that her community is involved in active ministries. The mission of the SSND (an...
October 20, 2017
Sister Joan Tuberty, OSF has been a Franciscan Sister of Little Falls, MN for more than 30 years. She was born and raised in Albert Lea by her Irish Catholic family. Professionally, she was a psychiatric mental health nurse educator and therapist. She is currently a Spiritual Counselor at St. Olaf’...
October 20, 2017
Sister Helen Perry, SSJ, is a Sister of St. Joseph from Springfield, MA. She entered the community 50 years ago in 1964. She focused primarily in the education ministry, and was a elementary level classroom teacher/administrator for 43 years. For the last two and a half years, Sr. Helen has been...
October 20, 2017
Sister Joan Dumais, SSJ, is a Sister of St. Joseph of Springfield, MA. Sr. Joan has been a sister for 50 years. She was a Sister of St. Anne for 23 years before becoming a Sister of St. Joseph. Sister Joan has taught elementary and junior high for 10 years before moving into healthcare. She...
October 20, 2017
Sister Roberta Mulcahy, SSJ, is a Sister of St. Joseph of Springfield, MA. Sister’s ministries included teaching, Elementary School administration, Hispanic ministry for the Diocese of Springfield, MA, Congregational vocation director, Justice & Peace coordinator, and ecology advocate for and...
October 20, 2017
Sister Elizabeth (Liz) Kerwin, CSJ entered the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet in 1951. After completing a BA degree at the College of St Catherine with majors in biology and mathematics she taught in Catholic high schools and colleges in Minnesota for 25 years. She spent a year of training in...
October 19, 2017
Sister Ann Marie McKenna, SSJ, is a Sister of St. Joseph from Springfield, MA. She was known as Sr. James Rita, SSJ, before the conversion back to her baptismal name. Her ministries have included being an elementary school teacher, preparing children for their First Communion at Our Lady of the...
October 18, 2017
Sister Joan Groschen, CSJ is a Sister of Joseph of Carondelet. She grew up in North Minneapolis attending Ascension Parish. She joined the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet in 1948 and taught elementary school for 20 years. After teaching she served as the director of religious education in...