Sister M. Margareta Bertrand, SSND
Former St. Felix High School teacher Sister M. Margareta Bertrand, SSND, 100, died Monday, January 29, 2018, at Good Counsel, Mankato. Her Funeral Mass is Friday, February 9, 10:30 a.m. in Good Counsel Chapel. A prayer service of remembrance will be held at 9:00 on Friday, followed by visitation until the funeral.
Sister Margareta (Florine Bertrand) was born in Clements, Minnesota in 1917 to Benno and Margaret (Neudecker) Bertrand. She entered the School Sisters of Notre Dame in 1937 and professed first vows in 1940. She served as an elementary and high school teacher, especially in the areas of social studies. She taught at St. Felix from 1954 through 1959, and continued to maintain an interest in the Wabasha area.
She is survived by nieces and nephews and her sisters in community, the School Sisters of Notre Dame. She was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters and three brothers.
Arrangements by Mankato Mortuary.
A full obituary will be available at www.mankatomortuary.com