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Janette R. Purta

December 24, 2018

Janette R. Purta, age 92, of Mount Vernon, passed away December 24, 2018 at the Laurels of Mount Vernon.  She was born September 19, 1926 in Derby, VA to Joe and Willie (Rock) Ragland.

She is survived by two daughters: Loretta (Anderson III) Rearick of Mount Vernon and Marietta “Liz”  (Ken) Schroeder of Freemont, California; 4 grandchildren, Emily, Elaine, Anderson IV and Laura; one great grandchild.

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Norman Purta, and 2 sisters and 4 brothers.

Family and friends may call on December 28, 2018 from 10:30 – 11:30 at the Lasater Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 11:30 with a graveside service to follow at Mound View Cemetery.

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