A funeral Mass was offered May 14 in the chapel of St. Joseph's Provincial House, Latham, for Sister Dorothy Austikolins, who died May 11. She was 99 and had been a Sister of St. Joseph of Carondelet for 80 years.

A native of Athol, Mass., she taught for 44 years in schools in the Albany and Syracuse Dioceses, including Keveny Academy, Cohoes; St. Mary's School, Little Falls; Cathedral Academy, Albany; St. Peter's School, Saratoga Springs; and St. Brigid's School, Watervliet. She also worked for 17 years in the sewing room at St. Joseph's Provincial House.

Interment was in Our Lady Queen of Virgins Cemetery, Latham.