Sisters who are in their 90s were honored during the annual event on April 19. The Sisters shared stories from their ministries and enjoyed a special dessert. Above left, Sister Joyce gives a toast. From left, Sisters Berenice Janzsen, Mary Anne Schiller, Joyce Lehman, Kathleen Kelly, Linda Pleiman and Ann Merkle. Center, Sister Rosemary Laux with her dessert. Right, Sister Ellie shares a story. From left, Sisters Rosalie Kastner, Patty Kremer, Ellie McNally and Bernice Krieg.
Egg-cellent Tea Party
The Sisters celebrated Easter with games, light snacks and tea. Above left, from left, Sisters Berenice Janzsen, Ellie McNally, Pat Dieringer, Irene Holz, Lou Ann Roof and Mary Anne Schiller. Center, Activity Director Kim Jaynes explains the rules of a game to the Sisters. Right, from left, Sisters Barbara Jean Backs, Jane Francis Hoffman, Charlene Heidenreich, Eva Roehrich and Rosemary Goubeaux.
Employee Service Awards
The Sisters of the Precious Blood recognized the employees April 26 at the annual service awards ceremony with a special luncheon at Salem Heights. Employees celebrating milestone anniversaries of service are (bottom row, from left) Sister Noreen Jutte, 20 years; Mary Beth Jutte, five years; Sister Nancy Recker, 10 years; (top row, from left) Linda Hageman, 15 years; Sister Judy Kroeger, five years; Bill Caripides, 10 years; Sister Nancy McMullen, five years. Not pictured, Chuck Carmack, five years.
Story and photos by Michelle Bodine