Sister Marjorie (Mary Benjamin)  Myers, SSND


Sister Marjorie (Mary Benjamin) Myers, SSND, 90, died June 9, 2019 at Our Lady of Good Counsel, Mankato. Her Funeral Mass is Friday, June 14 at 10:30 a.m. in the Good Counsel Chapel. A prayer service of remembrance will be held at 9:00 a.m. Friday, followed by visitation until the time of the funeral. Mankato Mortuary is handling arrangements.

Sister Marjorie was born in Lisle, Illinois in 1929 and moved to Minneapolis when she was eight. She graduated from St. Margaret's Academy in 1947 and entered the School Sisters of Notre Dame in 1948. She professed first vows in 1951. She taught intermediate, junior and senior high grades until 1980. In Mankato she taught at Good Counsel Academy (1966-67) and was the director of resident students at the Academy (1968-71). Beginning in 1980 she held a variety of positions with SSND including liturgist, archivist, researcher, communications director, writer and historian.

Sister Marjorie is survived by nieces and nephews, and her sisters in community, the School Sisters of Notre Dame. She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas and Agnes (Hoffman) Myers, three brothers and two sisters.

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Published on June 12, 2019
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