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Therese Hoffmann

Sister Therese (M. Duane) Hoffmann, OP
Born to earthly life: July 6, 1925
Religious profession: September 14, 1950
Entered eternal life: November 12, 2014

This is what God requires of you: only to do justice,
to love goodness, to walk humbly with your God.

                                                          Micah 6, 8

Therese Marguerite Hoffmann was born to Margaret Hansen and Albert J. Hoffmann on July 6,1925, in Detroit, Michigan and baptized at Nativity of Our Lord Parish. She had six brothers and two sisters, and was the youngest of the girls...

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Sister Therese (left) celebrates Cesar Chavez

S. Hoffmann's 2013 / 60 year Jubilarian Celebration article published in the Racine Journal Times

Sister Therese (Duane) Hoffmann
was born in Detroit, MI, and earned a bachelor’s degree from Dominican College. She taught in schools around Wisconsin, New Mexico, Indiana and Michigan for 22 years, before serving as activities director for a Detroit nursing facility for nearly 20 years. She then volunteered for St. Patrick Senior Center in Detroit. S. Therese now lives at Lakeshore Manor in Racine.