Virginia M. Harrison
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A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Tuesday for Virginia M. Harrison, 91, a former Tracy resident, who died Friday in an Arkansas hospital.

Born Feb. 13, 1923, in San Gregorio, Mrs. Harrison lived in Tracy 45 years before moving to Arkansas a few years ago to be nearer to her children.

She was a homemaker most of her life and a parishioner of St. Bernard’s Catholic Church.

Survivors include two daughters, Mary Rose Humbard, and her husband, Roger, and Carolyn Marie Blackwell, both of Berryville, Ark.; a son, Harry Harrison Jr., and his wife, Veronica, of Guthrie, Okla.; a sister, Palemira Vieira of Clayton; six grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and 13 great-great-grandchildren.

Preceding her in death were her husband of 41 years, Harry Harrison, who died in 1982; and a sister.

Tuesday’s Mass will begin at 10:30 a.m. at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church, 163 W. Eaton Ave. Burial will follow in Tracy Cemetery, 501 E. Schulte Road. Visitation will be observed from noon to 5 p.m. Monday, followed by a vigil service, at Hotchkiss Mortuary, 5 W. Highland Ave.

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