Sister Mary Annette Schorman, CSJ 1931-2016

August 31, 1931 - January 31, 2016

Please pray for the repose of the soul of Sister Mary Annette Schorman, CSJ who passed away on Jan. 31 at  St. Luke's Hospice House in Kansas City, Missouri.  She was 84 years of age.

Sister Mary Annette was born on August 31, 1931, in St. Louis to parents Joseph Henry and Ann (Cloonan) Schorman.  She entered the Sisters of St. Joseph on February 11, 1955, and made her final profession on August 6, 1962.

She received her bachelor’s degree in elementary education  from Fontbonne College in St. Louis in 1967.

Sister Mary Annette began teaching in St. Louis in 1957 at Nativity of Our Lord Grade School. She then taught at St. Vincent de Paul Grade School (1965), St. Margaret of Scotland Grade School (1966),  andHoly Guardian Angels Grade School (1973).

In 1978, she moved to Keshena, Wisconsin where she served at St. Michael Parish as a religious education teacher (1978) and pastoral associate (1980).

Eight years later, Sister Mary Annette began 28 years of service in the Kansas City-St. Joseph Diocese. She served at Redmptorist Residence in Kansas City for a year and then as a geriatric manager until 1999.  After a couple years in transition, in 2001,  Sister Mary Annette served as the director of home service for CSJ Care Kansas City.

Sister Mary Annette retired in 2006. Since then she has continued being a caregiver to the local Sisters through her prayer and availability. 

Preceding S. Mary Annette in death are her parents and her four siblings, Eddie, Joe, Florence and Bob. Survivors include her nieces, nephews, special friends, and her Sisters of St. Joseph whom she never ceased to thank for their companionship and guidance. 

A  funeral service was held on Feb. 6 at St. Catherine of Siena Church in Grandview, Missouri. She is buried at St. Mary Cemetery in Kansas City. 

Memorials can be made to the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, KC Mission Advancement Office, 11901 Wornall Rd., KCMO 64145.

Memorials can be made to the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, KC Mission Advancement Office, 11901 Wornall Rd., KCMO 64145.

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