A funeral Mass was offered Oct. 10 in the chapel of St. Joseph's Provincial House, Latham, for Sister Concetta (Connie) Cuscianna, who died Oct. 3. She was 77 and had been a Sister of St. Joseph of Carondelet for 53 years.

A native of Boston, she worked as a dental assistant and a file clerk before entering religious life. As a sister, she taught for 19 years in schools of the Albany Diocese, including nine years at Keveny Memorial Academy in Cohoes; and taught for 24 years in high schools in Massachusetts.

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