Sister Pat Heuer, OSF


Sister Pat Heuer, OSF, died Wednesday, March 11, 2020, at Clare House in Dubuque.

The Mass of Christian Burial will be, Monday, March 16, 2020, at 1:00 p.m. in Francis Chapel. Mount St. Francis Center, 3390 Windsor Ave., Dubuque.  Burial will be at Mount Calvary Cemetery.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Sunday, March 15, 2020, with Funeral Vigil at 7 p.m. in Francis Chapel.

Sister was born on July 29, 1916 in Sturgis, South Dakota, to Benjamin and Susan (Frisch) Heuer.

She entered the Sisters of St. Francis August 12, 1933, and made final profession of vows August 12, 1939.  Sister ministered as an educator in Iowa at Waterloo, Sioux City, and Dyersville; in Illinois at Midlothian, Melrose Park, and North Riverside; and in California at Crescent City.

Sister is survived by her sister-in-law Berniece Heuer, her nieces and nephews, and her Franciscan sisters.

Sister was preceded in death by her parents; her brothers: John Heuer, Roman (Helen) Heuer and Henry Heuer; her sisters: Sister Mary Heuer, OSF, and Ora Belle (Edward) Sheehan.

Memorials may be given to the Sisters of St. Francis, Dubuque.

Miller Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.