Sister Mary Trinitas Mayer, S.A.


Sister Mary Trinitas Mayer, S.A., who served at Graymoor in Garrison for nine years, died Feb. 18 at New York-Presbyterian Columbia Hospital in Manhattan. She was 91.

At Graymoor, Sister Mary Trinitas served at Our Lady of the Atonement Retreat House, 1984-1987, and as directress of novices, 1975-1981. She served in St. Cecilia’s Mission, Manhattan, 1991-1993. Also in New York, she served in Lyon Mountain, Hogansburg, Cadyville, Canajoharie, Amsterdam, South Glens Falls and Queensbury.

She also served in New Jersey, Rhode Island, Washington D.C., Michigan and British Columbia, Canada.

Born in Schenectady, she entered the Franciscan Sisters of the Atonement in 1946 and professed final vows in 1953.

A Funeral Mass was offered Feb. 22 in the sisters’ motherhouse chapel at Graymoor. Burial was in the sisters’ cemetery.