A funeral Mass will be offered Nov. 4 in the chapel of St. Joseph's Provincial House, Latham, for Sister Kathleen Duncan, who died Oct. 31. She was 78 and had been a Sister of St. Joseph of Carondelet for 59 years.

A native of Binghamton, she was a teacher and principal in schools in the Syracuse and Albany Dioceses; superintendent of Catholic schools in Broome County; a speech therapist at Carondelet Educational Center in Latham and Tioga Central School; and regional director and director of development for her order. She co-founded Samaritan House in Binghamton and was its director for 11 years.

Survivors include siblings David, Martha and Mary Kmiecik. Interment will be in Our Lady Queen of Virgins Cemetery, Latham.