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Dan & Sharon Dimmer ringing the Salvation Army Bells in Merrill, WI.  She works for the sisters.
Sister Dolores Hrdina and Irene Wedemeyer at Bell Tower Residence.
Sister Jeanne Marie Braun seated front row was honored by the Merrill Community Food Pantry.
(L-r.) Associate Ceil Bartel, Sister Mary Angela and Associate Carol Mancl
Associate Russ Mancl and Ben Guss with the Foster Grandparents Program
Father Otto Bucher OFM Capuchin during his last day of ministry in Holy Cross Chapel.
Sisters Zita Wildhaber and Helen Huss cutting wood.


    "Identity grows from within and is limitless in its potential.  Identity evolves from who we are deep within our being.  Everything is gift!"                 Sister Kathy Lange

    We are a Franciscan community of sisters who, together with our associates, seek ongoing conversion of heart. We embrace the mystery of the cross as we live gospel values. Faithful to the spirit of our founders we respond to the needs of the time with mercy and compassion while creating possibilities for the future.