Sister Rosalia Riedel
Video produced in 2013
Sr. Rosalia Riedel was born in Milford, Iowa. She entered the Congregation of the Humility of Mary in 1945 and made per first profession in 1948.
Sr. Rosalia received a BA in education from Marycrest College and received her Certified Nurses Aide training from Scott Community College in Bettendorf, Iowa. Her ministry of teaching found her in the Iowa cities of Centerville, Bettendorf, Albia, Des Moines, Oskaloosa and Ottumwa and in Lewistown, Montana and Rock Island, Illinois. She also was a program facilitator at the Center for Active Seniors (CASI) in Davenport. Later Sr. Rosalia retired and volunteered at CASI and the Salvation Army. She now lives in Johnston, Iowa at Bishop Drumm Retirement Center where she is active in a ministry of