A funeral Mass was offered April 23 in the chapel of the Convent of Mercy, Albany, for Sister Bernadette Magee, who died April 20. She had been a Sister of Mercy for 63 years.

A native of Amityville raised in Brooklyn, she taught at Vincentian Institute and St. Patrick's, and St. Teresa of Avila Schools in Albany; Annunciation, Ilion; St. Mary's, Clinton Heights; and St. Patrick's, Johnstown. She was an office assistant at Our Lady of Mercy School, Colonie; and St. John's Academy, Rensselaer, and ministered at the Craft Guild in Albany.

Survivors include her sister, Florence Milo of Pennsylvania. Interment was in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, East Greenbush.