Sister Margaret Jogues Ednie, C.S.J., a Sister of St. Joseph, Brentwood, L.I., for 69 years, died at Maria Regina Residence in Brentwood on Nov. 2.
She entered the congregation in 1947 from Our Lady of Victory, Floral Park, L.I. She earned her bachelor’s degree in education from St. John’s University, Jamaica, followed by a master’s in education from Fordham University.
Her ministries included St. Michael, Flushing, 1949-55; St. Rita, Long Island City, 1955-58; Transfiguration, Williamsburg, 1958-68; St. Matthew, Crown Heights, 1968-69; and Holy Family, Flushing, 1969-2001.
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated in Sacred Heart Chapel, Brentwood, Nov. 7. Burial followed in Calvary Cemetery.