Breaking Bread: Sister Diana Santleben opens up about her passion to help those in need

By Scott Bevan
Updated July 3 2018 - 4:47pm, first published July 28 2017 - 6:00pm

SO a Catholic nun walks into “The Brewery” . . . It sounds like the start of a joke, but, no, this is where Sister Diana Santleben has chosen for us to have lunch. Yet she’s not at the Queens Wharf venue for the beer. She doesn’t even have an alcoholic drink, citing “it makes me sleepy at lunchtime”. Rather, as she orders a Thai beef salad, Sister Di wonders if it might be a suitable place to hold a fundraiser.

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