A funeral Mass was offered Dec. 21 in the chapel of St. Joseph's Provincial House, Latham, for Sister Loretta Maloof, who died Dec. 17. She was 88 and had been a Sister of St. Joseph of Carondelet for 68 years.

A native of Oneida, she taught for 44 years in the Albany, Syracuse and Hololulu Dioceses and served in special education at Carondelet Educational Center in Latham and in several positions in Oneida, Utica and St. Louis.

Survivors include a sister, Betty, of Oneida. Interment was at Our Lady Queen of Virgins Cemetery, Latham.