Sister Mary Ida (Regina ) Bursch, 89

Sister Mary Ida (Regina ) Bursch, 89, died on May 12, 2013, at St. Francis Convent, Little Falls, Minn. Sister Mary Ida was born on August 24, 1923, near Royalton, Minn. She was the third of 10 children born to the late Joseph and Frances (Kroll) Bursch. She was accepted as a Franciscan Sister of Little Falls, Minn. on August 12, 1941. She made first profession of vows on August 12, 1943, and final vows on August 12, 1946. She was a Franciscan Sister for 71 years.

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