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Obituary for Vaneta Reese Person

Vaneta was born June 29, 1940, to James and Leona Broadus in Iola, Texas.

She completed most of her schooling in Dallas, Oregon but graduated from high school in Katy, Texas. After school, Vaneta came back to Oregon, where she met and married John Fitzgerald. Vaneta and John enjoyed raising their children, which includes Marvin, Kelly, Gary, and Terry.

When John passed away, she met and married Larry Person in July 2006. Vaneta and Larry shared many great years together, sightseeing and taking long drives.

Vaneta loved all her grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great great grandchildren; there are too many to count.

She will be dearly missed by her family and friends.

She is survived by her sisters Cheryl and Gayle, and brothers Darrel, Randy, and Greg.

She is preceded in death by her brothers Lloyd and Leslie.

There will be a Memorial Service for Vaneta at Faith Evangelical Church in Dallas, Oregon on March 24, 2024, at 3:00pm.