(Sr.m.maurice), Mary Catherine Armbruster

Mary Catherine Armbruster (Sr.M.Maurice)
b: 04 SEP 1898
d: 02 APR 1980
Biography
OBITUARY
SISTER MAURICE ARMBRUSTER
Funeral services were held Tuesday, Apr. 8 for Sister MauriceArmbruster, 81, of the Holy Family Convent in Manitowoc, Wisc. Shedied Wednesday afternoon, April 2 at the convent following a coronary.
Services were held at 10:30 a.m. at the convent chapel with the Rev.Julian Resch, O.Praem
officiating. Burial was in the convent cemetery.
Sister Maurice, nee Mamie Armbruster, was born Sept. 4, 1898 atStanton. She was the daughter of Fred and Matilda (Sturbaum)Armbruster and a 1918 graduate of Stanton High School. MissArmbruster taught school in Stanton county District 19 for 2 yearsbefore entering the convent.
She entered the Order of Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity in1920 and professed her vows in 1923. She received her Ph. B. degreefrom Creighton University with a masters degree in History and aminor in English.
The nun taught at Sacred Heart School and St. Boniface School atManitowoc, Wisc.; Rosencrans High School, Zanesville, O.; GuardianAngel High School, West Point; Holy Family High School, Lindsay; atNeopit, Wisc.; St. Ambrose High School at Steubenville, O.
Survivors include the Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity, abrother - Robert Armbruster of Norfolk, and three sisters ---Mrs.Leonard Pobanz of Wisner, Mrs. Helen Kern of Stanton and Mrs. JosephHunker of Montgomery, Ala.
She was preceded in death by her parents, a sister Eva and a brotherClaude.
Attending funeral services on Apr. 8 were Mrs. Kern of Stanton, Mrs.Pobanz of Wisner, Col. and Mrs. J.F. Hunker of Montgomery, Ala. andRobert Armbruster of Norfolk.
Facts
  • 04 SEP 1898 - Birth - ; Stanton, Nebraska
  • 08 APR 1980 - Burial - ; Convent Cemetary, Manitowac, Wisc.
  • 02 APR 1980 - Death - ; Manitowac, Wisc.
  • 20 NOV 1994 - Record Change -
Ancestors
   
Sigmund Armbruster
02 MAY 1844 - 23 FEB 1914
 
 
Godfred (Fred) Armbruster
06 JAN 1875 - 07 NOV 1947
  
  
  
Katherina Tex
12 AUG 1849 - 16 JUN 1914
 
  
 
  
 
 
Matilda Sturbaum
15 MAR 1878 - 20 JAN 1960
  
  
  
 
Family Group Sheet - Child
PARENT (M) Godfred (Fred) Armbruster
Birth06 JAN 1875Montery, Cuming Co., Nebraska
Death07 NOV 1947 Norfolk, NE.
Marriage06 OCT 1897to Matilda Sturbaum at St. Leo''s Cath., Snyder, NE.
FatherSigmund Armbruster
MotherKatherina Tex
PARENT (F) Matilda Sturbaum
Birth15 MAR 1878Dodge Co., Nebraska
Death20 JAN 1960 Norfolk, NE.
Marriage06 OCT 1897to Godfred (Fred) Armbruster at St. Leo''s Cath., Snyder, NE.
FatherHenry Sturbaum
MotherElizabeth Wilpers
CHILDREN
FMary Catherine Armbruster (Sr.M.Maurice)
Birth04 SEP 1898Stanton, Nebraska
Death02 APR 1980Manitowac, Wisc.
FHelen Elizabeth Armbruster
Birth25 OCT 1900Stanton, Nebraska
Death13 APR 1998Stanton Nursing Home, Stanton, NE.
Marriage18 APR 1923to Walter Kern at St. Peter''s Catholic Church, Stanton, NE
FJulia Valeria Armbruster
Birth02 APR 1903Stanton, Nebraska
Death24 MAY 1997St. Francis Memorial Hospital, West Point, NE.
Marriage24 FEB 1925to Leonard Pobanz at St. Peter''s Catholic Church, Stanton, NE
MClaude Philip Armbruster
Birth23 AUG 1905Stanton, Nebraska
Death29 JAN 1964Brunswick, NE.
Marriage24 JUN 1930to Ellen O''Gorman at Sacred Heart Ch., Norfolk, NE.
MRobert Edward Armbruster
Birth18 MAY 1908Stanon, Nebraska
Death04 JUL 1982Omaha, NE.
Marriage26 DEC 1936to Helen Dobney at Sacred Heart, Norfolk, NE.
FFrances Cecilia Armbruster
Birth30 OCT 1910Stanton, Nebraska.
Death19 MAY 2004Gaylord, Michigan
Marriage18 APR 1939to Joseph Hunker at StPeter''s Cath., Stanton, NE.
FEva Bernadine Armbruster
Birth29 SEP 1916Stanton, Nebraska
Death14 NOV 1969Omaha, NE.
Marriage23 MAR 1951to Marvin Steinbaugh at St.Peter''s Cath., Stanton, NE.