Gary Creech, regional manager of Chaplain Services
Mary Jean Horstmann
Kathy Manne, Hospice chaplain
Jacek Soroka, Hospice chaplain
Full-time chaplains serve patients with serious needs during regular office hours and provide 24/7 on-call service. To reach hospice chaplains call Hospice at 507-954-2618. All full-time chaplains are board-certified (BCC) or eligible for board certification.
Associate chaplains are on call weeknights and weekends and assist full-time chaplains during regular office hours. Associate chaplains have completed at least a unit of clinical pastoral education. A unit is equivalent to 400 hours of practicum in the field of chaplaincy.
Volunteer weekday chaplains
Volunteer chaplains have received chaplain training and fulfill a variety of roles, including serving patients who have minimal needs and weekly community service in the hospital.
Volunteer catholic communion chaplains
Volunteer catholic chaplains serve on a rotating schedule to deliver daily communion and other special needs of our catholic patients.