CHAFFEE - Loretta Harrell, 87, died at 8:30 p.m. Dec. 21, 2002, at the Chaffee Nursing Center.
Born Oct. 16, 1915, in Painton, daughter of the late Joseph and Philomine Glastetter Brucker, she was a member of St. Ambrose Catholic Church and the Daughters of St. Ambrose in Chaffee.
On Oct. 22, 1941, she married Leland Harrell who preceded her in death on March 31, 1994.
Survivors include: one son, John Paul Harrell of Chaffee; one daughter, Patricia Griesemer of Huntsville, Ala.; one brother, Eugene Brucker of Advance; one sister, Cora Gosche of Chaffee; and 10 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
One son and one brother also preceded her in death.
Visitation begins at 5 p.m. today at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee, where parish prayers are scheduled for 7 p.m.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Ambrose Catholic Church with the Rev. Ralph Duffner officiating.
Burial will follow in the St. Ambrose Catholic Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be: Chris Griesemer, Aaron Harrell, Seth Harrell, J.P. Harrell, Joe Crader and Mike Crader.