Sister Ruth Burkart, CSJ

December 22, 2021


Sister Ruth Burkart, CSJ passed away on December 22, 2021 at St. Clare Hospital in Fenton, MO. She was 93 years of age and a Sister of St. Joseph for 75 years. She was born on March 26, 1928 in New Franken, WI to the parents of Marie (Schauer) Burkart and Killian Burkart. She had 5 brothers and 1 sister and is survived by many nieces and nephews. Sister Ruth taught at the Intermediate, Junior High and Secondary level. She had a degree in Chemistry and Education, she was also a Spiritual director. Funeral Mass will be held at Nazareth Living Center Chapel on January 10 at 10:00 a.m. Live streamed at Memorials to Sisters of St. Joseph Carondelet, 6400 Minnesota Ave., St. Louis, MO 63111, or online gift to

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Funeral Mass
January 10, 2022

10:00 AM
Nazareth Living Center Chapel
2 Nazareth Lane
St. Louis, MO 63129

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