The Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth (SCLs) mourn the loss of Sister Ann Louise Eble, 92, who died Tuesday, April 18, in Ross Hall at the SCL Mother House, Leavenworth, Kan.

The Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth (SCLs) mourn the loss of Sister Ann Louise Eble, 92, who died Tuesday, April 18, in Ross Hall at the SCL Mother House, Leavenworth, Kan.  
Ann Louise Eble was born on Nov. 2, 1924 in Leavenworth, one of three children of Joseph Carl and Marie Doege Eble. She graduated from Sacred Heart School and St. Mary’s Academy, Leavenworth.
She entered the religious community of the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth on July 2, 1943 and, as Sister Mary Joan, professed vows on Jan. 4, 1945. She later returned to her baptismal name.
From 1945 to 1989, Sister Ann Louise was a teacher or principal in schools throughout the West and Midwest. She received both her BS and MS in elementary education from Saint Mary College, Leavenworth. She was an educator at heart and tackled anything with determination. Sister Ann Louise served as secretary to the Community Director and also performed secretarial duties for SCL Health. In addition, she worked for the emergency assistance program of Catholic Social Services and was active in the Mother to Mother Ministry. She embraced life with a positive attitude, a sense of humor and strong commitment to her vocation.
Sister Ann Louise was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Marie Doege Eble; and sisters, Sister Mary Joan Eble, SCL, and Jean Hayes, SCL Associate. Survivors include nieces Ann Goodnow, Margie Hunninghake and Beth Goodin; nephews Mike and Jim Hayes; cousins Alberta Welch and Anna Mary Landauer; 12 great and 32 great, great nieces and nephews; and her SCL Community
A vigil will be held at 7 p.m., Tuesday, April 25, in Ross Chapel of the Sisters of Charity Mother House in Leavenworth. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Ross Chapel at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 26.  Interment will follow in Mount Olivet Cemetery on the Mother House grounds. Belden-Larkin Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth Retirement Fund, 4200 South 4th St., Leavenworth, KS 66048.