Sister Pauletta McCarty, 96, an Ursuline Sister of Mount Saint Joseph, died Saturday, April 7, 2018, at Mount Saint Joseph, in her 77th  year of religious life. She was a native of Curdsville, Ky.                      
An educator for 36 years, she taught at St. Benedict School, Nebraska City, 1965-69. She taught in many other schools in Kentucky and Missouri. She also served in parish and internal ministry.
Survivors include a sister, Rose Mary Pease, Evansville, Ind., and two brothers, Celestine Joseph McCarty of Owensboro, Ky., and Francis Xavier McCarty of Calhoun, Ky.
The funeral Mass was to be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 10, at Mount Saint Joseph, where visitation was to begin Monday at 4 p.m., with a wake service following at 6:30 p.m.
Glenn Funeral Home and Crematory, Owensboro, is in charge of arrangements.
 Gifts in memory of Sister Pauletta McCarty may take the form of donations to the Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph, 8001 Cummings Road, Maple Mount, KY 42356.