A funeral Mass was offered the weekend of Nov. 19 in the chapel of Teresian House, Albany, for Sister Madeline Howe, who died Nov. 12. She was 97 and had been a Religious of the Sacred Heart for 75 years.

A native of Rochester, she taught in New York, Michigan and Connecticut and spent 21 years as an administrative assistant at Doane Stuart School in Albany.

Survivors include a brother, Robert, and two sisters, Marie Whalen and Nan Mangan of Rochester. Interment was at Kenwood Cemetery, Albany.