Sister Leona Schlachter
Hometown: Ferdinand, Indiana
Testimonial Quote: Benedict says, "Listen." Pay attention to the instruction in this rule and attend to the important things in life.
Entrance Date: September 11, 1954
First Profession Date: June 13, 1956
Perpetual Profession Date: August 10, 1959
Position: Quilting, chauffeuring
• Bachelor’s degree in General Elementary - St. Francis College, Ft. Wayne, IN
• Master's degree in General Elementary - St. Francis College, Ft. Wayne, IN
• Teacher for grades 1-3
• Taught in Evansville Diocese for 42 years
• Two years in public school in Ireland, IN
Present Ministry: Pastoral Care Activities; Phone calls for Mission Advancement; Chauffeuring Companion
Other Interests: Monastery Service
What attracted me to this community: I was taught by Benedictine Sisters in grades 7 and 8, and at St. Ferdinand High School.