s. jane schaper
Sister Jane was born in St. Louis, Mo. After graduating from Rosati-Kain High School in 1961, she entered the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet. She was received into the novitiate as S. John Kathleen in 1962. She received her bachelor’s degree from Fontbonne College in 1966 and her master’s degree from Creighton University in 1976.
Sister Jane has served in education for her 45 years of ministry.
After teaching at schools in Georgia and Texas, she was an administrator at Little Flower School in Mobile, Ala. from 1975-1982. She then returned to teach in Georgia for another six years.
In 1988, Sister Jane began her 23 years of dedicated service in the Archdiocese of St. Louis. She was principal of Valle Grade School in Ste. Genevieve from 1988 to 1993 and taught intermediate/junior high students at Little Flower School from 1993 to 2010.
Sister Jane is now serving as a certified nursing assistant at Nazareth Living Center in St. Louis.