May 27, 1930 - February 2, 2015
MALLIET, SISTER ALICE MAE, OSF Sister Alice Mae Malliet, formerly known as Sister Mark, age 84, a member of the Sisters of St. Francis of the Holy Cross, died February 2, 2015 at a local nursing home. Alice Mae Malliet was born on May 27, 1930 in Bear Creek, WI, one of twelve children of George and Esther (Suprise) Malliet. She attended St. Mary’s Grade School and New London High School. She entered the convent in 1948, professed her vows in 1952, and celebrated her Diamond Jubilee in 2009. Sister Alice Mae earned a Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education from St. Norbert College, De Pere. She served as a teacher at St. Matthew, Green Bay, St. Joseph, Madison, St. Boniface, De Pere, St. Isidore, Osman, St. Joseph, Marinette, St. Mary, Peshtigo, and St. Jude, Green Bay. Sister Alice Mae served as a ward clerk at several hospitals, was a secretary and receptionist at St. Joseph Retreat House in Bailey’s Harbor and at St. Norbert Abbey, and served for a time as Motherhouse Coordinator. In1998 she retired to the Motherhouse. Sister Alice Mae will be remembered for her love of Community, crocheting, playing cards, reading and enjoyment of good movies, with “Sound of Music” as her favorite. She kept in contact with family and friends by email and letters. She loved singing and could whistle any tune. One of her favorite sayings when life was challenging was: “Grin and bear it; earn some merit.” Survivors include the Sisters of St. Francis of the Holy Cross and Associate members; three brothers: George (Florence), New London, Eugene, Kimberly, Durrell (Sue), Wrightstown; sister-in-law: Winifred Welter, Clintonville; nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends. Preceding her in death were her parents: George and Esther; five brothers: Julius, Marlin, Donald, Gordon, Roger; two sisters: Grace Cattanach, LaRayne Zeeman; brother-in-law: Carl Zeeman; two sisters-in-law: Bernice and Sandy Malliet. Friends may call at St. Francis Convent, 3110 Nicolet Drive, Green Bay on Thursday, February 5 at 4:00 p.m. for the reception of the body and visitation. The Vigil Service will be at 6:30 p.m. at the convent. Visitation for Sister Alice Mae will continue on Friday, February 6 at Holy Cross Church, 3009 Bay Settlement Road, from 9:45 a.m. until the Mass of Christian burial at 10:30 a.m.with Rev. John Kastenholz, O.Praem. presiding. Burial will be in St. Francis Convent Cemetery. The Sisters of St. Francis and the family of Sister Alice Mae wish to express their gratitude to the Sisters and staff at St. Francis Convent, the staff at Woodside Lutheran Home, Dr. John Rank and Ashley Wolfgram for their loving care and support.
MALLIET, SISTER ALICE MAE, OSF Sister Alice Mae Malliet, formerly known as Sister Mark, age 84, a member of the Sisters of St. Francis of the Holy Cross, died February 2, 2015 at a local nursing home. Alice Mae Malliet was born on May 27,... View Obituary & Service Information
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