Sister M. Norleen Rans
Sister Mary Norleen Rans passed away June 3, 2020 in North Mankato. She was born February 4, 1929 in Springfield, Minnesota to Andrew and Hattie Rans. She grew up on the family farm in Sundown Township, Redwood County. In 1947 she entered into the candidature of the Sisters of Notre Dame and the reception into the community took play on June 20, 1949. She was a sister to the late Loren Rans of Springfield.