Sister Mary Clarice Kane (1917 - 2012)


DUBUQUE – Sister Mary Clarice Kane, PBVM, 95, died on Monday, July 23 at Mt. Loretto Motherhouse, 2360 Carter Road, Dubuque.
Funeral Services will be Monday, July 30 at 10:30 a.m. at Mt. Loretto Motherhouse, with burial in Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Key West. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, July 29 at Mt. Loretto, where there will be a wake service at 7 p.m. The Siegert Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Sister Clarice, daughter of John and Francis (Fettkether), was born Dorothy Elizabeth Kane on April 8, 1917, in Fairbank. She entered the Sisters of the Presentation in August of 1933 and professed her perpetual vows on July 31, 1939.
Surviving are her brothers, Raymond, and Emmett, and the Sisters of the Presentation with whom she shared her life for 79 years.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her brothers, Louis, Harold, John (Jack), and Paul and her sisters Beatrice McCloud, Mary Frances (Peg) Robinson, and Sister Mary Eunice (Eileen) Kane, PBVM. Memorials may be made to the Sisters of the Presentation, 2360 Carter Road, Dubuque, IA 52001.
Published in Independence Bulletin-Journal from July 25 to Aug. 11, 2012