Sister Leola Ann Doerfler, CDP
September 4, 1927 – December 4, 2015
Sister Leola Ann Doerfler, CDP, formerly known as Sister Adeline Clare, entered eternal life on December 4, 2015 at the age of 88. She was one of ten children born to Frank and Clara (Gruber) Doerfler. Sister Leola was born September 4, 1927 in Chickasha, Oklahoma. She answered God’s call to become a Sister of Divine Providence on June 21, 1945 and professed first vows on June 22, 1947. Sister Leola was called to various ministries after serving as an elementary teacher 1947-1951.