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Irene Marie Stroh
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Birth: Oct. 18, 1922
North Dakota, USA
Death: Apr. 2, 2009
North Dakota, USA

VALLEY CITY, N.D. Sister Irene Marie Stroh, SMP, 86, of Valley City, N.D., died Thursday April 2, 2009, at Maryvale Convent near Valley City.

She was born Oct. 18, 1922, on a farm south of Eckelson, N.D., to Eugene and Irene (Hogan) Stroh.

All of her elementary school years were at Island Lake School, a one-room country school. She attended high school at St. Catherine's High School in Valley City, N.D. Sister Irene received a two-year Normal Degree from Catholic University in Washington, D.C. and her BA degree in elementary education from The College of Great Falls, Montana.

Sister Irene professed her vows as a Sister of Mary of The Presentation on Aug. 26, 1943, at the St. Margaret's Chapel in Spring Valley. She began her teaching career in the primary grades and taught catholic schools in Wild Rice, Oakes, Walhalla, Harvey, Oakwood and Valley City, all in North Dakota, and Washington, Ill.

Sister Irene concluded her teaching career in 1993 and retired at Maryvale Convent.

She is survived by her religious community, The Sisters of Mary of The Presentation and one sister-in-law, Kathryn Stroh of Idaho Falls, Idaho.

A funeral mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Monday in the Maryvale Chapel near Valley City with the Rev. Claude Seeberger, OSB, as celebrant. A prayer service will be held at 7 p.m. Sunday at The Maryvale Chapel. Interment will be in Maryvale Cemetery near Valley City later in the spring.

Visitation will be from 4 until 8 p.m. Sunday in The Maryvale Chapel.

Funeral arrangements are handled by the Lerud-Johnson-Schuldt Funeral Home of Valley City, North Dakota.

rest in peace

Family links: 
  Eugene "Gene" John Stroh (1883 - 1969)
  Irene E. Hogan Stroh (1890 - 1957)
  Kenneth Eugene Stroh (1917 - 1988)*
  Kevin Stroh (1920 - 2001)*
  Irene Marie Stroh (1922 - 2009)
  Leo H. Stroh (1927 - 1991)*
*Calculated relationship
Maryvale Convent Cemetery
Valley City
Barnes County
North Dakota, USA
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Record added: Apr 04, 2009
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Irene Marie Stroh
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