Ursuline Sister Lorraine Maginot, a teacher, dies

Sr. Lorraine Maginot

Ursuline Sister of Louisville Sister Lorraine (formerly Sister Juanita) Maginot, 92, died at Nazareth Home-Clifton May 24. She was in her 73rd year of religious life.

Sister Maginot, a native of Calumet City, Ill., served in education in Nebraska, Maryland, Mississippi, Ohio and Kentucky and in various ministries at the Ursuline Motherhouse.

In the Archdiocese of Louisville, she taught at Our Lady of Lourdes, St. Rita, St. Clement, Most Blessed Sacrament and Sacred Heart Model schools.

Following her retirement from teaching, she volunteered as a tutor, served at the Motherhouse in the office of communication and in the craft shop and ministered as a sacristan at Sacred Heart Model School.

She is survived by her brother James Maginot of Munster, Ind.; sister-in-law Joan Maginot of Janesville, Wisc.; several nieces and nephews; and the Ursuline community of sisters and associates.

Funeral services will be private, with burial in St. Michael Cemetery. A memorial Mass will be offered at a later date.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Ursuline Sisters and mailed to the Mission Advancement Office, 3105 Lexington Road, Louisville, Ky., 40206.

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