Sister Verena Gunzelman, ASC died Thursday, March 30, 2017 at the Wichita Center. She was 101 years old and had lived 83 years as an Adorer of the Blood of Christ. She was born and baptized in Aleppo, Kan. Her parents Peter and Mary (Betzen) Gunzelman later moved the family to Garden Plain, Kan.
Verena’s love for music was encouraged by her father who bought her a piano and arranged for lessons when she was only in fifth grade.
She entered the ASC community in 1931, at the age of 16,