The Free Press, Mankato, MN

Obituaries

September 24, 2013

Sister Patricia (M. Carmeline) Sonnek, SSND

—     Sister Patricia (M. Carmeline) Sonnek, SSND, 76, died Sunday, September 22, 2013, at Good Counsel, Mankato. Her Funeral Mass is Thursday, September 26, 10:30 a.m. in Good Counsel Chapel.  Visitation is 5-7 p.m. TODAY at Good Counsel, with 7:00 p.m. Prayer Service, and one hour before services Thursday.  Mankato Mortuary is assisting with arrangements.

    Sister Patricia was born in 1937 near Easton, MN, to Matthew and Mary (Schimek) Sonnek.  She graduated from Good Counsel Academy in 1955 and entered the School Sisters of Notre Dame that same year.  Following profession of vows in 1957 she taught in several Catholic elementary schools. She became an LPN in 1972 and worked in Good Counsel Healthcare and for various health services in St. Paul and Rochester. She was also an avid quilter and crafter.

    She is survived by 5 sisters: Mary Detke, Ida Arnold, Kay (Wayne) Nacey, Carmel (Pierre) Leblanc, and Eileen (Ben) Youngblood; 2 brothers: Bill (Helen); and Tom (Mary); and a sister-in-law Barb Dvorak.  She was preceded in death by her parents and 3 brothers, Roland, Duane and Kenneth.

    For a full obituary, please visit www.mankatomortuary.com

 

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Obituaries
  • Jerome Sheehan 042014-O.JPG Jerome 'Red' Sheehan

    Jerome "Red" Sheehan, age 82, of Mankato, died on Friday, April 18, 2014 at his home.

    April 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • Dorothy Hughes 042014-O.JPG Dorothy Hughes

    Dorothy Hughes, age 77 of St. Peter, died on Saturday, April 19, 2014 in Mankato after years of dealing with COPD.

    April 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • Jerome 'Red' Sheehan

      Jerome "Red" Sheehan, 82, of Mankato, died on Friday, April 18, 2014 at his home.

    April 19, 2014

  • Harold A Jones

    Harold A Jones, 93, of  Judson Township, Blue Earth County, died Thursday, April 17, 2014, at his home.

    April 19, 2014

  • Elizabeth Catherine Rahe Boever

    Elizabeth Catherine Rahe Boever was born September 11, 1920, in Bancroft, Iowa, the daughter of Joseph and Mary (Kramer) Rahe, the last of 10 children.

    April 19, 2014

  • Raymond Sandhofner 0419140-O.JPG Raymond Sandhofner

    Raymond Sandhofner, age 86, of Nicollet died, Thursday, April 17, 2014 at the Benedictine Living Community.

    April 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • Mel L. 'Little' Carrigan

      Mel  L. "Little" Carrigan of North Mankato, formerly of Lakefield, died Thursday, April 17, 2014 at Pathstone Living in Mankato.

    April 19, 2014

  • Marilyn Mosel 141914-O.JPG Marilyn Mosel

      Funeral Services for Marilyn Mosel, 88, Gaylord, MN, formerly of Lewisville, MN will be held on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 11:00 am at Trinity Lutheran Church-Fieldon Township, rural Lewisville.

    April 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • Pat Devine 141914-O.JPG Patrick John Devine

      Patrick John Devine, age 66 of Le Sueur, died on April 10, in Le Sueur.  Memorial Mass, Friday, April 25, 2014, 11:00 a.m, St. Anne's Church in Le Sueur.

    April 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • Dorothy Hughes

    Dorothy Hughes, 77, of St. Peter, died on Saturday, April 19, 2014 in Mankato.

    April 19, 2014