In the tradition of the Catholic Church, the word “Jubilee” is used to designate an anniversary year. Each year in June we honor our Jubilarians at a weekend of celebrations at Mount St. Francis Center.
Four sisters celebrated Golden Jubilees (50 years) at a Eucharistic liturgy on Saturday, June 24, at Mount St. Francis Chapel. Golden Jubilarians were: Sisters Carol Besch, Pat Clemen, Kathy Lentsch, and Nancy Meyerhofer.
Thirteen sisters will celebrate Diamond Jubilees (60 years) and six sisters celebrated Double Diamond Jubilees (70 years) at a Eucharistic liturgy on Sunday, June 25. Diamond Jubilarians be honored were: Sisters Margaret Coleman, Julitta Deppe, Ann Marie Dunn, Margaret Hansen, Janet Haverkamp, Mary Ann Helle, Carol Hoverman, Madonna Lang, Phyllis Manternach, Monica McMahon, Doris Recker, Rosemary Vaske, and Myra Weitl.
Double Diamond Jubilarians honored were: Sisters Thecla Cain, Edna Ginder, Mary Assumpta Glaser, Jeanine McDermott, Alice Schaefer, and Consilia Schoenherr.