A funeral Mass was offered March 9 in the chapel of St. Joseph's Provincial House, Latham, for Sister Mary Lucille Grouchy, who died March 4. She was 95 and had been a Sister of St. Joseph of Carondelet for 77 years.

A native of Binghamton, she taught in schools in the Albany and Syracuse Dioceses, including Cathedral Convent, Albany; St. Mary's Academy, Glens Falls; and the Rosati Branch of The College of Saint Rose in Albany. She also served at the House of Prayer in Walton and at St. Joseph's Provincial House as a nurse's aide, receptionist and seamstress.

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