Rosalie Purvis

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Rosalie A. Purvis

1-25-1929 - 11-18-2017

Rosalie A. Purvis, 88 of Rio Rancho, NM died Nov. 18, 2017 at 9 p.m. She was born Jan. 25, 1929 in Meppen, IL. She was the daughter of the late Herman and Elizabeth Imming Droege.

She was also preceded in death by brothers, Raymond, Herman Jr., Lawrence, Kenneth, Hubert, John and Anthony and 3 sisters, Verena, Sister Mary Herman and Lorraine.

One June 30, 1951 she married Don Purvis of Chicago, IL and in 1956 they settled in the Albuquerque area where they remained.

Rosalie is survived by her husband, Don; son, Patrick and wife, Denise of Olathe, KS; daughter, Susie of Corrales, NM; seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; sisters-in-law, Betty Collins of FL & Faye Purvis of TX; many nieces, nephews & friends.

Cremation has taken place. Rosalie's ashes will be interred at Santa Fe Nat'l Cemetery. Fore more info

Published in Albuquerque Journal on Nov. 21, 2017