A funeral Mass was offered Aug. 3 in the chapel of St. Joseph’s Provincial House, Latham, for Sister Margaret Donovan, who died July 30. She was 82 and had been a Sister of St. Joseph of Carondelet for 60 years.

A native of Rutland, Vt., she served for 46 years at St. Mary’s Hospital (now St. Mary’s Healthcare) in Amsterdam and its School of Nursing as a medical technologist, clinical instructor and instructor of microbiology, grant project director, community health nurse, vice president of mission effectiveness, patient-services advocate and, in her last few years, a volunteer.

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