Sister Giles (Ida Mary) Weyandt, 84, died on November 16, 2012, at St. Francis Convent, Little Falls, Minn. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place at St. Francis Convent on Tuesday, November 20, 2012, at 11 a.m. Friends may call at St. Francis Convent on Monday, November 19, from 4 – 8:30 p.m. and from 8:30 a.m. until the time of the funeral on November 20, at 11 a.m. Arrangements are by Shelley Funeral Chapel, Little Falls.
Sister Mary Giles was born on August 13, 1928, in St. Paul, Minn. She was the ninth of 10 children born to the late John and Josephine (Huss) Weyandt. She was accepted as a Franciscan Sister of Little Falls, Minn., on August 12, 1946. She made first profession on August 12, 1948, and final vows on August 12, 1951. She was a Franciscan Sister for 66 years.