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Who Was Sister Wilhelmina Lancaster, Whose Body Is Now the Center of Attention in Missouri?

Sister Wilhelmina Lancaster, whose body was discovered in a well-preserved state, founded the Benedictines of Mary, Queen of the Apostles.

The second of five children born to Catholic parents in St. Louis on Palm Sunday, April 13, 1924, Mary Elizabeth Lancaster (she took the name Wilhelmina when she made her vows) was raised in a deeply pious home.