Sr. Joan Ice SHC '65

Sr. Joan Ice SHC '65

Sacred Heart College (1954-1972)

Sr. Joan Ice, OP celebrated her 50 year Jubilee as a Dominican Sister.  When Sr. Joan first received the habit as a Dominican Sister in Great Bend, KS, she received the name Sr. Mary Albertine.  She later returned to her baptismal name, Joan.  Sr. Joan attended Immaculate Conception College in Great Bend, and Sacred Heart College in Wichita.  She spent a year of internship at St. Francis Hospital in Wichita and graduated from Sacred Heart College with a BS in medical technology in 1965.  Throughout most of her 50 years of ministry, Sr. Joan has shared her gift of music with parishes by singing and playing guitar.  She recently moved to  Heartland Farm near great Bend.  There she hopes to continue her quilting and be part of the retreats and gardening activities.