News From Terre Haute, Indiana

June 10, 2013

Sister Jeanne Knoerle, former president of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College, has died

Staff Report
The Tribune-Star

---- — Sister Jeanne Knoerle, former president of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College, died early this morning at her home in Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, it is being reported on the Sisters of Providence Facebook site. She has remained very involved in the local community, the site said. “She will be greatly missed.”

She served as the college’s president from 1968 to 1983 and was chancellor from 1984 to 1988.