Rager , Lana J.
Lana J. Rager, 61, of New Derry, died Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2005, at her home. She was born Monday, May 15, 1944, in New Derry, the daughter of Helen Ruth Connor, of Derry, and the late Edmund DeBacco.
Lana was a member of St. Martin's Roman Catholic Church, New Derry, where she belonged to the Altar Rosary Society. She worked for 27 years as a nurse's aide for Edgewood Nursing Center.
She is survived by her husband of 44 years, Robert W. "Muzzy" Rager Sr.; her son, Michael E. and his friend, Tara Hall; and daughters, Morgan and Leila, all of Derry.
Besides her father, she was preceded in death by a son, Robert W. Jr.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at the McCabe Funeral Home, 300 W. Third Ave., Derry.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday in St. Martin's Roman Catholic Church, New Derry, with the Rev. Father Martin R. Bartel, O.S.B. as celebrant.
Interment will follow in the Coles Cemetery, Derry.