Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center

Chaplain availability

Aurora St. Luke's Labyrinth

Chaplains are available in the hospital 24 hours a day. Please have your nurse page the chaplain on-call or call the Spiritual Care Office at (414) 649-6567.


Office is located in HS 101 off the Health Sciences Building.


Chapel is located on the first floor of the North Building adjacent to the gift shop display windows.

Services available

  • A labyrinth for walking and meditation is available in the Healing Garden located on the 8th Floor of the Patient Tower
  • Prayer and Spiritual Meditation videos are available to patients and families through the televisions in all inpatient rooms.
  • No One Dies Alone program provides compassionate companionship to dying patients whose family members aren't able to be present or may need respite. The trained volunteer companions offer emotional, spiritual, and/or physical support to enable the patient to die with peace, dignity, and respect.

Special events

The Life Memorial Service is held two times a year to remember those who have died at Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center. Please call the Spiritual Care office for details.

Our team

Sue Ott-Holland

Sue Ott-Holland

Director – Spiritual Care
United Methodist
ACPE Supervisor
Specialty Areas: Family Systems, Transformational Leadership

Peg McGonigal

Peg McGonigal

Staff Chaplain, Lead
Roman Catholic
Board Certified, NACC
Specialty Areas: ICU and Cardiac, Medical Ethics, Palliative Care, Certified Advance Care Planning facilitator and educator, CPE mentor.

David Jerger

David Jerger

Staff Chaplain
United Church of Christ
Board Certified, APC
Specialty Areas: Oncology, Bereavement, Grief Support Group Facilitation, Palliative Care

Robert Cortes

Roberto Cortes

Staff Chaplain
Roman Catholic
Specialty Areas: Bilingual – English/Spanish, Neurology, Acute and Palliative Care

Kerry Ahrens

Kerry Neusen

Administrative Assistant

CPE Faculty

Michelle Oberwise-Lacock

Michelle Oberwise Lacock

Supervisor, Aurora Health Care-Metro, Inc. CPE Center
United Methodist
Certified Supervisor, ACPE

Yonason Meadows

Yonason Meadows

Clinical Pastoral Education Fellow
Orthodox Jew