Sister of Mercy Mary Corrine Cimineri died Dec. 21, 2015. She was 98 years old.
Sister Cimineri entered the congregation on Sept. 8, 1934, and professed her final vows on Sept. 21, 1940.
She was a cook at Notre Dame convent and Notre Dame High School in Elmira for 56 years. Before that, she worked in the kitchen and dining room at the motherhouse and Our Lady of Mercy High School in Brighton.
Between 1934 and 2009, Sister Cimineri had been part of formation for her community. She also served as support staff in food services at the Notre Dame convent until 2013.
Sister Cimineri is survived by her sisters in the congregation.
Her funeral liturgy was celebrated at Mercy Center in Brighton on Dec. 29, 2015, with burial in Clyde, N.Y.