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Sr. Margaret A. Kraemer

November 21, 2017

Burial Date: November 28, 2017

St. Anne Convent, Sacred Heart Chapel 1000 St. Anne Drive Melbourne, KY Nov. 28, 4 - 5 p.m.

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Sr. Margaret Anne Kraemer, CDP passed away November 21, 2017. She was a professed member of the Congregation of Divine Providence for 69 years. Born on November 28, 1928 in Newport, Kentucky to Edward and Alma Kraemer, she made her first profession of vows in 1948 and professed her final vows in 1953.
Sr. Margaret Anne began her lifelong ministry as a teacher in 1951. In 1967 she attended Xavier University, Cincinnati for training as a Guidance Counselor and Principal. She served at Our Lady of Providence Academy, Newport, Good Shepherd High School, Frankfort, Holy Family High School, Ashland, St. Peter Claver High School, Lexington, Our Savior, Covington, St. George, Jenkins, Thomas More College and the College of Mount St. Joseph. In 1986 she began working in the business office of St. Anne Convent until her retirement to Holy Family Home in 2013.

She will be missed by her religious community, the Sisters of Divine Providence, her nieces and nephews and numerous students and teachers. Her sisters Sr. Edward Mary and Sr. Alma Marie and her brothers, Edward, Ralph, Norbert and John preceded her in death.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Immaculate Conception Chapel, Melbourne on Tuesday, November 28 at 4:00. Visitation and Wake Service will be at 3:00 with burial in convent cemetery following Mass. Memorials to the Congregation of Divine Providence, 5300 Saint Anne Drive, Melbourne, KY 41059.
Dobbling Muehlenkamp-Erschell funeral home serving the family.