Shawano woman makes profession of vows

Sister Cecilia Joy Kugel made her first profession of vows Sunday in the Congregation of the Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity, Manitowoc.

Sister Natalie Binversie, community director of the Franciscan Sisters, received Kugel’s vows. Her parents, other family members and the Franciscan Sisters witnessed the event. The liturgy was celebrated by Father David Beaudry.

Kugel is the daughter of Chuck and Mary Lou Kugel, of Shawano. She was a member of Sacred Heart Parish. Prior to entering the convent, she earned a bachelor’s degree in corporate and health communication and an associate degree in video and motion graphics. She will be assisting with communication and marketing at St. Paul Elder Services in Kaukauna.