Creator: Orem, Sister M. Adelaide, S.C.M.M. (Monica Orem)
29 April 1912 - 4 July 1972
Monica Orem was born in Baltimore, Maryland, and was the sister of Dorothea Orem. She worked for seven years with the Board of Education, Office of School Attendance and Child Labor in Washington, D.C. She joined the Medical Mission Sisters in 1943 and as Sister Adelaid served in India for over 20 years.