Presentation Sisters in Ministry
Sister Myra Remily was born and raised in Brentford, South Dakota. She entered the convent in 1959, and served as a community house cook before becoming a supervisor at Marquette University and the food service director at Presentation College and Convent for seven years. Sister Myra graduated Cum Laude from the University of Steubenville, Ohio with a Theology Degree. She worked in parish ministries for seven years before being called to missionary work in Mexico and Bolivia for 15 years. She now assists Hispanic immigrants in the Aberdeen, South Dakota area find work, good health care and housing.
Sister Consuelo Covarrubias was born in Hysham Mt. but was raised at Carterville and graduated from Rosebud High School. She met the Presentation Sisters at Holy Rosary Hospital in Miles City, MT and entered the convent in 1953.
She taught grade school in S.Dak. and in Minnesota. She taught at a bilingual school in Milwaukee upon completing her BA in Spanish at Marquette Univ. Sister got her MA in counseling and her MA in theology and spirituality before she began doing parish ministry in Chicago, Illinois and the Eastern part of Indiana. In 2000 she returned to SD and ministered with Caminando Juntos in Sioux Falls, S. D. doing outreach with the Latino families. Currently Sister is doing part time outreach in the Aberdeen Hispanic Ministry.