Published August 05 2012
Sister Mary Catherine Palmer
She was born Aug, 5, 1912, in North Washington, Iowa, to William and Mary (Lentz) Palmer. She entered Sacred Heart Convent in 1929 and professed her vows in 1932. She taught for more than 60 years in parochial schools in North Dakota. In 1989, she was a nominee for the Ruth Meiers Service to Children Award and in 1992 she was a YWCA Woman of the Year. Over the years she received many awards and recognition from the Fargo Diocese School System.