In Memory of Sister Andre Klein, PHJC

Thursday, 05 July 2007 20:00

Sister Andre

September 8, 1920 - July 6, 2007

Sister Andre Klein, PHJC passed away on July 6, 2007 at the Catherine Kasper Home, Donaldson, Indiana. She was born Mary Ellen Klein to Andrew and Margaretha Klein on September 8, 1920 in Mishawaka, Indiana. She entered the Poor Handmaids of Jesus Christ community and professed her first vows on June 25, 1942.

Sister Andre taught for 23 years at a variety of schools which include: St. Henry and St. Augustine, Chicago; St. Mary, East Chicago, Indiana and St. John, Quincy, Illinois. She then changed ministry and for another 24 years served in various positions at St. Mary Mercy Hospital, Gary, Indiana; St. Elizabeth Hospital, Chicago; St. Joseph Hospital, Mishawaka, Indiana and Loretto Hospital, New Ulm, Minnesota.

May she rest in peace!

Memorial contributions may be made to the Poor Handmaids of Jesus Christ, PO Box 1, Donaldson, IN 46513.