Sister Mary Rose Goertz, OSB
1929 — 2021
Sister Mary Rose Goertz, OSB, 91, a Benedictine Sister of Boerne, passed away peacefully at St. Scholastica Monastery in Boerne, Texas on March 27, 2021. She was born in Red Rock Texas on December 11, 1929, one of twelve children. After graduating from high school, Sister entered religious life with the Benedictine Sisters in 1946. She made her monastic profession on January 6, 1952. Sister served in the ministries of education, dietary services, and leadership in her community. Sister Mary Rose was preceded in death by her parents, Rudolph and Hettie Goertz; by sisters, Helen Frerich (Sonny (d)), Ann Bib (Jim (d)), Irene Goertz (Martin (d)), Sister Lucille (Mary Aloysia) Goertz, OSB; and by...