Sister Roselle  Zollar, SSND
Sister Roselle Zollar, SSND, 88, died November 12, 2019 at Our Lady of Good Counsel, Mankato. Her Funeral Mass is Tuesday, November 19 at 10:30 a.m. in the Good Counsel Chapel. A prayer service of remembrance will be held at 9:00 a.m. Tuesday, followed by visitation until the time of the funeral. Mankato Mortuary is handling arrangements.

Sister Roselle (Mary Ann Zollar) was born in Bismarck, North Dakota in 1931. She entered the School Sisters of Notre Dame in 1949 and professed first vows in 1952. She was first an elementary and secondary teacher and then a parish minister in Minnesota, Iowa, North and South Dakota and Washington. In all locations, she was also the parish organist and often the choir director.

Sister Roselle is survived by three sisters, Sister Luella Zollar, SSND, Helen Schmitt and Joyce Bischof, one brother, Jerry, nieces and nephews, and her sisters in community, the School Sisters of Notre Dame. She was preceded in death by her parents, Louis and Annie (Eshanko) Zollar, two brothers and one sister.

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Published on November 17, 2019


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Samuel zollar
Jan 19, 2020
I don’t but I remember Gerald Zollar, my father now passed, talk about her once.
Regina Welsh McCarthy
Nov 18, 2019
Sister Roselle was a prayerful, fun loving class mate. I treasure her friendship. May she enjoy her reward in heaven. May she have peace.