Sister Mary Judith Fleig

Hometown: Ferdinand, Indiana

Testimonial Quote: Simply, I am very happy in this community. I am who I am and I feel loved and accepted by each member.

Entrance Date: September 9, 1961

First Profession Date: June 17, 1963

Perpetual Profession Date: June 13, 1968

Educational Background:
• Bachelor’s degree - St. Benedict College
• Spanish classes at several universities
• One semester in Benedictine studies - St. John's, Collegeville, MN

Work Background:
• Taught business classes at Mater Dei for 6 years
• Missionary in Guatemala for 26 years

Present Ministry: Translator (English-Spanish) for Dubois County Courts and Lifespring Counseling Center.

Other Interests: Playing Scrabble, reading, and walking.

What attracted me to this community: The joy that I saw in the lives of the Benedictine Sisters who taught me and the individual attention they showed me.