Sister Marie Antoinette Klein, 93, died July 17, 2021, in the Dominican Sisters’ convent infirmary, Great Bend. She was born Aug. 20, 1927, in Dodge City, Kan., the daughter of Anthony and Mary Hoffman Klein. She entered the Dominican Sisters Community in 1944 and pronounced her vows in 1946. Sister Marie Antoinette ministered as a music educator, serving as a piano teacher and organist from 1946-2017. She retired at the motherhouse in Great Bend, but even then she continued to serve as organist for many years.
Sister Marie Antoinette was preceded in death by her parents and two sisters, both of whom were Dominican Sisters of Peace. She is survived by several cousins as well as the Dominican Sisters of Peace.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, July 20, 2021. A vigil Service will be held Monday, July 19, at 7 p.m. Both will take place at the Sisters’ Convent. Burial will be in the Sisters’ Resurrection Cemetery, Great Bend. Memorials in honor of Sister Marie Antoinette many be sent to Dominican Sisters of Peace, 2320 Airport Drive, Columbus, OH 43219-2098. Condolences many be sent and notice viewed at www.bryantfh.net.
Funeral arrangements provided by
Bryant Funeral Home
1425 Patton Road
Great Bend, KS 67530
Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, July 21, 2021