Sister Marie Joseph Crowley was a Sister of Mercy for 64 years. Her education included degrees from Catherine McAuley College, Nazareth, and St Michael’s in Winooski, Vermont. Her teaching career included St. Joseph School, Penfield, Cardinal Mooney, and Our Lady of Mercy High School. Other ministries included positions within the Community in Formation, Leadership, and Melita House. She also ministered at Tender Loving Care Agency and Home Instead Senior Care Program.