Sr. Elaine made her monastic profession on June 24, 1937. She was trained and certified in X-Ray technology, Medical Records, and also as a Medical Records Librarian. In addition, she was certified in Management Training. She served a total of some 53 years in health care at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Boonville, MO; St. Hildegarde’s Hospital in Clarksville, and St. Anthony’s Hospital (later called Conway County Hospital) in Morrilton, AR. Since her retirment in 1993 she resided at the Monastery.

Sr. Elaine is survived by her Sisters in community, and many nieces and nephews.