THE SISTERS OF ST. FRANCIS OF THE HOLY FAMILY
Mount St. Francis, Dubuque, Iowa
commend to your charity the soul of their beloved
SISTER MARY VIRGINIA MEYERHOFER
who was born August 6, 1926, and
who departed this life December 4, 2013,
in the 68th year of her religious life.
Visitation: Friday, December 6, 2013 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.; wake service at 7 p.m.
Mass of Christian Burial: Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 1 p.m.
May she rest in peace!
Sr. Mary Virginia Meyerhofer entered the Sisters of St. Francis on August 25, 1944, and made final profession of vows on August 12, 1950. She ministered as an educator in the Iowa cities of Bancroft, Fillmore, Oyens, Holy Cross, Dyersville, Granville, and Sioux City (Briar Cliff College) and in Crescent City, California.
Sister is survived by her sisters: Martha Beland, Sister Nona, and Sister Nila; her brother, Vern; her sister-in-law, Virginia; nieces, nephews, and her Franciscan sisters with whom she shared 68 years of her life.
Sister was preceded in death by her parents, her brothers: Wilfred (Anna), Ambrose, Clem (Rose), and Marcellus; her sisters: Dolores (Albert) Von Feldt and Genevieve (Eugene) Bassler; her sister-in-law, Mary; and her brother-in-law, Bill Beland.