Sister Jeanette Cyr, PHJC

June 21, 1914 — Dec. 7, 2010
DONALDSON — Sister Jeanette Cyr, PHJC, 96 years old, died of natural causes at 12:15 p.m. in the Catherine Kasper Life Center Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2010.
Sister Jeanette was born, the daughter of Stephen and Milanese Patnaude Cyr, in Fowler, Ind. June 21, 1914. She entered the Poor Hand Maids Convent Dec. 7, 1930 and professed her vows June 25, 1933.
She was educated and trained in home nursing and social services. Her ministry in life was as a kindergarten teacher, an office manager and bookkeeper and home nursing with a ministry to the elderly.
Sister Jeanette is survived by a brother, the Rev. Lawrence Cyr, CPPS, Liberty, Mo., and by a sister-in-law, Esther Cyr. Many nieces and nephews survive as well.
Visitation will be Friday, Dec. 10, from 4:30 to 9 p.m. (EST) in the Catherine Kasper Home Chapel, 9601 Union Road, Donaldson.
A Mass of the Resurrection will be held for Sister Jeanette Saturday, Dec. 11, at 10 a.m. (EST) in the Catherine Kasper Home Chapel. The celebrants will be the Rev. Lawrence S. Cyr, the Rev. Martin Kirk, CMF and the Rev. Ed Konerman.
Interment will be in the Mount Carmel Cemetery, Donaldson.
The Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Condolences and the sharing of memories may be sent via the funeral home’s website at
Funeral Director: Randall L. Danielson, ph. 574-936-2829