St. Mary’s staff to be honored at Bishop’s Dinner

Wednesday, September 4, 2019
Heidi Larsen

Three Storm Lake St. Mary’s School staff members will be honored for their years

of service, at the Bishop’s Dinner for Catholic Schools Sunday, Sept. 22 at the Delta Hotels Convention Center. Third grade educator Heidi Larsen will be honored for 35 consecutive years of service, preschool educator Kristin Stille for five years of service and preschool aide Heidi Wunschel for five years of service. Larsen is also a past recipient of the Excellence in Education Award at the Bishop’s Dinner. Educators, administrators, clergy and supporters of Catholic education from around the diocese will be in attendance of the dinner in South Sioux City to celebrate the gifts of Catholic schools to our families. Proceeds from the dinner will go back to schools including Storm Lake St. Mary’s to purchase textbooks and technology items in the Catholic schools. This year’s speaker is the nationally known ministries leader Ennie Hickman who often speaks at youth rallies such as the popular Steubenville Youth Rallies. Tickets are $125 per person with $80 returning to the Catholic school of the donors’ choice. To purchase a ticket to attend or to sponsor a Catholic school educator, contact the St. Mary’s Development Office at (712)732-3110 or or purchase on-line at

Kristin Stille
Heidi Wunschel