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Juana B.Oritz Dies at 80

Juana B.Oritz, better known as “Tita,” died on April 14. She was born in the Dominican Republic. She was 80 years old.
She lived on St. Thomas, V.I., with her late husband Luis Ortiz since the early 1950s.
She is survived by her sons and daughters: Federico, Miguel, Angel, Mary, Milagros, Josefina and Malli; grandchildren too numerous to mention; special friends: Taity, Carmen and Lucy along with many others too numerous to mention.
The viewing will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, April 24, at John Thomas Memorial Chapel followed by a funeral service at 11 a.m. Burial will be in the Eastern Smith Bay Cemetery.
All arrangements are by John Thomas Memorial Chapel.

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