Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, W. Va.
Class of 1918

Submitted by Norbert Klug.

     Hilda Rose Klug, born November 1892, entered the Congregation of the Sisters of St. Joseph S.S.J. on February 11, 1920 and celebrated her 60th anniversary in 1980. She spent 55 years in heath care and was known as Sister Virginia. During her career, she was the director of nursing at the Wheeling Hospital where she graduated in 1918. She was also the director of nursing at St. Mary's Hospital in Clarksburg, St. Francis Hospital in Charleston, and St. Joseph's Hospital in Parkersburg, W. Va. In 1976, Sister Virginia retired to Mount St. Joseph and died in 1981.

     Hilda Rose Klug was the daughter of Joseph and Josephine Wayman Klug of St. Joseph's Settlement, Proctor, Marshall County, W. Va.