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Sister Francine Stallbaumer

Sister Francine Stallbaumer

August 20, 1934 – September 5, 2018 “Life is changed, not taken away.” Unfailing in her faith in the resurrection of Christ, Sister Francine Stallbaumer, OSB offers the above words to comfort those she loved. Surrounded by family and her Sisters of Benet Hill,...
Sister Francine Stallbaumer

Sister Albertine Sheen

November 22, 1899 – December 18, 1986 “COME NOW, MY LOVE, MY LOVELY ONE, COME. SHOW ME YOUR FACE; LET ME HEAR YOUR VOICE, FOR YOUR VOICE IS SWEET AND YOUR FACE SO BEAUTIFUL.” She joined the Benedictine Community of Mount St. Scholastica, Atchison, Kansas in 1920...
Sister Francine Stallbaumer

Sister Alcuin Seer

September 19, 1890 – August 25, 1982 “O GOD, YOU ARE MY GOD, FOR YOU I LONG FOR YOU MY SOUL IS THIRSTING.” “O GOTT, MEIN GOTT NACH DIR SEHNT SICH MEINE SEELE, NACH DIR VERLANGT MEIN HERZ.” – PSALM 62 Sister Alcuin Seer was born in Frankfort, Germany,...
Sister Francine Stallbaumer

Sister Alice Conway

May 15, 1912 – October 20, 2003 “PRESERVE ME, O GOD I TAKE REFUGE IN YOU: MY HAPPINESS LIES IN YOU ALONE.” – PSALM 16:1-2 Sister Alice was born in Nebraska on a farm near the town of Dixon. Her parents were Martin and Bertha McAllister Conway. Sister was one of...
Sister Francine Stallbaumer

Sister Alice Marie Hays

January 23, 1908- December 27, 1983 “TO ME, HOW MYSTERIOUS YOUR THOUGHTS, THE SUM OF THEM NOT TO BE NUMBERED! IF I COUNT THEM, THEY ARE MORE THAN THE SAND; TO FINISH, I MUST BE ETERNAL LIKE YOU.” – PSALM 138: 17-18 Sister Alice Marie Hays was born in Monroe...
Sister Francine Stallbaumer

Sister Amanda Hermesch

November 10, 1909 – July 24, 2002 “I REJOICED WHEN I HEARD THEM SAY: LET US GO INTO GOD’S HOUSE. FOR LOVE OF MY FAMILY AND FRIENDS I WILL PRAY FOR YOUR GOOD.” – PSALM 122 Sister Amanda Hermesch went peacefully to her God in her 92nd year. Born in Kelly, Kansas,...