Martha Ruby Murrell

A graveside service for Martha Ruby Murrell, 92, a Reno resident, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Valley View Cemetery in Yerington.

Mrs. Murrell died Jan. 30, 2007, at Renown Medical Center in Reno. She was born Nov. 30, 1914, in Gas City, Kan., to Charles and Fran West.

Before moving to Reno, Mrs. Murrell lived in Carson City, and in Yerington for more than 43 years.

She married Pete Murrell.

She was preceded in death by 10 siblings and her children Patricia and Michael.

Among her survivors are her brother, Arthur West; and grandchildren.

Freitas Rupracht Funeral Home in Yerington is in charge of arrangements. Friends may send a message to the family guest book at


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