It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of Sister Elaine R. Schneider. Sister Elaine died on October 27, 2021, at Our Lady of Angels Retirement Home. Our deepest condolences to Sister Elaine’s family and friends and to her last remaining classmates, Sisters Grace Ann Rabideau and Irene Yosick and dear friend, Sister Martha Kienzler.
Sister Elaine’s visitation and liturgy will be held at Our Lady of Angels Retirement Home on November 3, 2021. Due to Covid restrictions, only residents of OLA along with family members and 12 sisters will be allowed in. However, everyone else who would like to assist her service is invited to attend the Remembrance and Committal service to be held at Resurrection Cemetery Chapel at 10:30 a.m. in Romeoville, Illinois on November 3, 2021. Sister Elaine will be laid to rest following the service, in the Congregation’s Plot at Resurrection Cemetery. Please check back to view Sr. Elaine’s Alleluia Letter when it becomes available. May she rest in peace.
If you would like to make a donation in honor of Sister Elaine R. Schneider or another Joliet Franciscan Sister, please click here: Remembering our Deceased Sisters.