Dignity Quilt made with love

The quilters presented the Dignity Quilt to, back row, left to right:

Methodist Manor CEO Nick Landgraf, Social Services Director/Director

of Resident Life Tracy Gotto and Methodist Manor chaplain

Rev. Cara Knutson. Front row: Evelyn Keen, Dorothy Mernin,

Ada Marie Roberts, Lana Crilly, Sue Cullers, JoAnn Olsen,

Vivian Hoffman, Caroline Kluver. The group has been in

existence since at least the 1980s.

To be used when Methodist Manor residents pass away


The project group at Storm Lake United Methodist Church has made a special quilt to be used at Methodist Manor. It’s not square shaped and its colors are grey and neutral.

This Dignity Quilt has a special purpose. It will be draped over the body of a deceased resident as that person leaves the care center for the last time.

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