A funeral Mass was offered Oct. 17 in the chapel of St. Joseph's Provincial House, Latham, for Sister Janet Marie Cavanaugh, who died Oct. 10. She was 68 and had been a Sister of St. Joseph of Caronelet for 50 years.

A native of Schenectady, she taught at Cardinal McCloskey High School in Albany, was a registrar and dean of administration at The College of Saint Rose in Albany, served in urban ministry in Syracuse, held positions for her order and spent 20 years as a pastoral associate in Peru.

Survivors include four sisters: Pat Sloate, Kathleen Cavanaugh, Mary Shipley and Eileen Farrell. Interment was at Our Lady Queen of Virgins Cemetery, Latham.