Sister Mary Anne Ricioppo, C.S.J., a member of the Sisters of St. Joseph, Brentwood, for 55 years, died in Transfiguration Convent, Williamsburg, Nov. 11, 2012.
Formerly Sister Mary Marcellus, she ministered for47 years in Transfiguration parish as teacher, mentor and friend. She was part of the fabric of the neighborhood, ministering to countless immigrant families. In her memory, Hooper street was renamed Sister Mary Marcellus Way.