Monthly Archives: February 2012

Personal History of S. Julitta, Pt. 6 (Conclusion)

[Mary Naescher is invited to join the convent at Lacrosse, Wisconsin and starts her religious vocation.  She would serve as a Franciscan nun until her death in 1937.] We were allowed a week to get acquainted. Then we started school. … Continue reading

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Personal History of S. Julitta, Pt. 5

[A faith-filled life and a new home…] God in His wisdom was directing our ways. To attend Sunday services always took up the whole day as we had to drive fifteen miles to Bridgewater [they were members of St. Stephen’s … Continue reading

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Personal History of S. Julitta, Part 4

Loss of a mother and coping with changes … Two bright little girls [Johanna, b. 6 July 1889, and Caroline, b. 9 May 9, 1891] had been added to our family and during the Christmas vacation of 1892-1893 came a … Continue reading

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Personal History of Sister M. Julittta, Part 3

School days, a stepfather, and more loss of loved ones: When spring came we went back home, mother’s oldest brother accompanying her. It was a red-letter day when, with my new little dinner pail in one hand and Swinton’s Primer … Continue reading

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