Although born in Belgium Marie Anne Ghislaine Joséphine de Clerque Wissocq de Sousberghe left to become a nun in the UK. There she was known as Sister Anne or Sister Romain. She died in Pinner on the northern fringes of London.
She had been the oldest Belgian since the death of the 111-year-old Anna de Guchtenaere on 6 April 2015. The oldest Belgian is now Alicia Van den Berghe-Corveleyn from the West Flemish coastal city of Ostend. Alicia Van den Berghe-Corveleyn was born on 8 januari 1905 and is 111 years old.