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Juana Ortega, 94, Jasper

juana-ortegaJuana Ortega, 94, of Jasper, died Monday (October 17) at The Timbers of Jasper. She was born in Torreon, Coahuila, Mexico February 8, 1922, to Jesus and Florentina Gaytan. She married Jesus Adriano in 1959. He died in 1975.

Juana was a homemaker. She enjoyed traveling.

She is survived by one daughter, Martha Adriano and husband Carlos Trujillo, Jasper; one son, Jesus Adriano, Evansville; 16 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by five sisters.

Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday at the Becher-Kluesner North Chapel in Jasper. Burial will be at a later date in Enlow Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the wishes of the family. Condolences may be made at

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