A funeral Mass was offered Aug. 25 in the chapel of St. Joseph's Provincial House, Latham, for Sister Rose Eileen Kelly, who died Aug. 19. She was 88 and had been a Sister of St. Joseph of Carondelet for 69 years.

A native of Oswego, she taught for 37 years in schools in the Syracuse and Albany Dioceses and for 10 years in the Utica City Public School District; served in the CSJ House of Prayer in Walton; and volunteered in Utica and at the Provincial House.

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