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Sister Elaine (Pierre) Guerber, 93

Nov 6, 2010

Mankato – Sister Elaine (Pierre) Guerber, SSND, age 93, died Oct. 30, 2010, at Good?Counsel Provincial House, Mankato. Her funeral was Nov. 3, 2010, at Good Counsel.

Sister Elaine was born near Blue Earth, Sept. 4, 1917, to Mark and Blanche (Dunn) Guerber. She entered the School Sisters of Notre Dame in 1935, and was known as Sister M. Pierre until the late 1960s. She served at several schools and parishes in Minnesota, Iowa and North Dakota in her years of active ministry.

She is survived by a sister, Lorraine Allen, of Huntington Beach, Calif., and a brother, Edmund (Mary Anne), of Payson, Ariz.; nieces and nephews and their families; and her sisters in community, the School Sisters of Notre Dame.

She was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers; and two sisters. For a full obituary, please visit www.ssndmankato.org/obits