A funeral Mass was offered Sept. 12 in the chapel of St. Joseph's Provincial House, Latham, for Sister Robertine Flaherty, who died Sept. 9. She was 98 and had been a Sister of St. Joseph of Carondelet for 79 years.

A native of Syracuse, she taught Latin and English in high schools of the Albany and Syracuse Dioceses for nearly 50 years.

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