A funeral Mass was offered March 4 in the chapel of St. Joseph's Provincial House, Latham, for Sister Ann Rose, who died March 1. She was 77 and had been a Sister of St. Joseph of Carondelet for 59 years.

A native of Syracuse, she was a teacher and administrator in schools of the Albany and Syracuse Dioceses for 21 years and a pastoral minister in parishes in both dioceses, including nearly 10 years at Blessed Sacrament parish in Albany and 10 years as a chaplain for Community Hospice in Albany.

Survivors include a sister, Amelia Nicoletti of Clay, N.Y. Interment was in Our Lady Queen of Virgins Cemetery, Latham.