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Sr. Justina Franxman, OSB

Service Date: March 11, 2019
Visitation Info: St Walburg Monastery
Interment Info: St Walburg Monastery
Service Info: St Walburg Monastery
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Sister Justina Franxman, OSB, died peacefully on Monday, March 4 at St. Walburg Monastery at age 90. A Benedictine sister for 68 years, Sr. Justina served as prioress (1978-1986), subprioress, novice and formation director at St Walburg Monastery, teacher at St. John’s Orphanage (DDCH) and Villa Madonna Academy, spiritual director and retreat director. She is preceded in death by her birth mother, Margaret Wiesman, adoptive parents, J. Herman and Elizabeth Gripshover Franxman, her brothers, Ralph Franxman, Elmer Franxman, John Franxman, sister, Marilyn Wehry, half-brother John Jung. Sr. Justina is survived by her sisters-in-law, Marilyn Franxman and Patricia Jung, several generations of numerous nieces and nephews, friends and her Benedictine community.  Vigil service will be held at 7:00 pm, Sunday, March 10 followed by visitation until 9:00 pm and the Mass of Christian Burial at 5:20 pm, Monday, March 11 at St. Walburg Monastery. Memorials are suggested to St. Walburg Monastery, 2500 Amsterdam Rd., Villa Hills, KY 41017; www.stwalburg.org.

Sunday
10
March
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

St Walburg Monastery

2500 Amsterdam Road
Villa Hills, KY 41017
Monday
11
March
5:20 pm

St Walburg Monastery

2500 Amsterdam Road
Villa Hills, KY 41017

St Walburg Monastery

Address: 2500 Amsterdam Road Villa Hills, KY 41017
Thursday
1
January
12:00 am - 12:00 am

Sr. Justina Franxman, OSB


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a great friend!

Justina was a great friend and dearly loved by me. My prayers for her and the Benedictine community. Her gentle smiles and kind ways continue!
barbara sheehan, sp