Sr. Louise Gertrude Kuborn
Sr. Louise Gertrude Kuborn, Clyde, Missouri, died on Thursday, August 4, 2016, at Our Lady of Rickenbach, Benedictine Convent of Perpetual Adoration, Clyde.
Sr. Louise was born February 23, 1934 in Kaukauna, Wisconsin, the daughter of Matthias and Agatha Berendsen Kuborn.
A graduate of Kaukauna High School, she joined the Benedictine Convent of Perpetual Adoration in 1952, and was given the name Sr. Mary Mark. She made her First Profession of Vows February 11, 1954 and her Perpetual Vows March 12, 1959. On April 10, 1971, she changed her name to her baptismal name of Louise Gertrude Kuborn.
Sr. Louise transferred to the congregations of San Diego, Mundelein, St. Louis, Tucson, St. Louis, and returned to Clyde in 2001.
She was preceded in death by her parents and three brothers: Lawrence, Francis Paul and Jerome Karl Kuborn.
Survivors include her Monastic family and cousin Deacon Jerry and Karen Kuborn.
Vigil Service will be 7:00 p.m. Sunday, August 7, 2016, at Our Lady of Rickenbach Chapel, Clyde.
Mass of Christian Burial is 8:00 a.m. Monday, August 8, at the Benedictine Convent Chapel of Perpetual Adoration, with burial in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Clyde.