Funeral for Polish nun who rescued Jews during Holocaust

  • A nun prays beside the casket and photo of 110-year-old Roman Catholic Sister Cecylia Roszak, believed to be the world’s oldest nun, and a rescuer of Jews during the Holocaust, during her funeral ceremonies at Church of Our Lady of the Snows the Dominican in Krakow, Poland, Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018. She died the previous week at a Dominican convent in Krakow. (AP Photo/Beata Zawrzel)

WARSAW, Poland — A Polish nun who was believed to be the oldest nun in the world and was recognized as a rescuer of Jews during the Holocaust was laid to rest on Thursday after dying last week at the age of 110.