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Justene Raleigh

Justene L. Raleigh, 92, died Sept. 9 at St. Luke Living Center in Marion.

She was born near Windom on May 18, 1919, to Clive and Leona (Rush) Myers. She married Ralph Raleigh on Aug. 3, 1940. She was a farm wife.

She was preceded in death by her husband, siblings John Myers, LaRue Bonnidee Myers, and Verna Paterson; and grandson Troy Bratton.

She is survived by her daughters Romona Bratton of Alexandria, Neb. and Marcia and Garry Vogel of Marion; five grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and 10 great-great-grandchildren.

A viewing was 1 to 6 p.m. Monday at Zeiner Funeral Home, Marion. A funeral was 2 p.m. Tuesday at Valley Methodist Church in Marion. Burial was at McPherson City Cemetery.

Memorial funds have been established with St. Luke Living Center and Valley United Methodist Church in care of Zeiner Funeral Home, 205 E. Elm St., Marion, KS 66861.

Last modified Sept. 14, 2011