Claudia Glasser

Friday, February 14, 2003

Funeral Mass for Sister M. Claudia Glasser of the Wheaton Franciscan Motherhouse in Wheaton, Ill., was held Monday at Our Lady of the Angels Chapel at the Motherhouse. Burial was in Assumption Cemetery at Winfield, Ill.

Williams-Kampp Funeral Home in Wheaton was in charge of arrangements.

Glasser, 87, died Friday, Feb. 7, 2003.

She was born Dec. 1, 1915, at Kelso, Mo., daughter of John and Kathryn Glasser.

Glasser worked at the old St. Francis Hospital in Cape Girardeau 18 years, until joining the Franciscan Sisters in 1950. She worked in hospital offices in Missouri, Wisconsin and Iowa. Her last 27 years were spent in the occupational therapy area of the mental health facility at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.

She had been at the Motherhouse since 1997.

Survivors include a brother, Wilford Glasser of Kelso, and a sister, Dorothy Abbott of Cape Girardeau.