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Sister Mary BUTZER SSND Obituary
Age 84, died July 9, 2018 in St. Paul. Her Funeral Mass is Wednesday, July 18 at 10:30 a.m. in Good Counsel Chapel, Mankato. A prayer service of remembrance will be held at 9:00 a.m. Wednesday, followed by visitation until the time of the funeral. A memorial service will also be held Friday, July 27, 1:30 p.m. at Graham Place, 1745 Graham Ave., St. Paul. Sister Mary was born in Mankato in 1934. She entered the School Sisters of Notre Dame in Mankato in 1952 and professed vows in 1954. She taught in Catholic schools and was also active parish ministry and in neighborhood outreach. In the metro area she taught at Holy Childhood, St. Francis de Sales, St. Stanislaus and St. Casimir, all in St. Paul; and was a pastoral minister at the Delano Catholic parishes. In her retirement years at Graham Place, she continued her ministry of outreach to all. She is survived by her brothers Paul, Karl, Luke, Stephen, and Thomas, sisters, Susan Henning and Gretchen Jewison, nephews and nieces, and her sisters in community, the School Sisters of Notre Dame. She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Frances (Rock) Butzer, brothers, Jack, Mark and Matthew and a sister, Judy Small. www.mankatomortuary.com
Published in Pioneer Press on July 14, 2018
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