Sister Laura Pesick, 93, dies

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ADRIAN, Mich. — Sister Laura Pesick, formerly known as Sister Mary Norman, died June 9 at the Dominican Life Center in Adrian.

She was 93 and in the 75th year of her religious profession in the Adrian Dominican Congregation.

Born in Detroit, she spent almost 55 years ministering in elementary, secondary and adult education in Illinois, Michigan, Ohio and California. She ministered in California for 16 years, including four years as a teacher and assistant principal at St. Therese Academy in San Diego from 1986 to 1990.

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated June 15 in the Dominican Life Center’s St. Catherine Chapel, and prayers of committal were held in the Congregation Cemetery.

Memorial gifts may be made to: Adrian Dominican Sisters, 1257 East Siena Heights Drive, Adrian, MI 49221.

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