Sally Ann Mirti
Posted: Tuesday, Jan 22nd, 2013
Sally Ann Mirti, 69, of Waldport, Ore., died Dec. 30, 2012.
She was born to Blake and Mable Faye Taylor in Austin, Texas. She graduated from the University of Texas and received a degree in education.
Married to her husband and best friend, Herb Mirti, she was active in her community, serving on numerous not-for-profit committees benefiting children, as well as volunteering in local schools. She was the proud owner and administrator of the Waldport Preschool and Kindergarten, which served the community for many years. Sally was also a member of the Waldport First Baptist Church.
She loved to travel and treasured spending time with family, friends, her grandchildren, Ryan and Breanna Russell and her beloved dog, Gracie.
She is survived by her daughter, Jamie Russell (Zahn) of Newport, Ore.; son, Jon Mirti of Anaheim, Calif.; grandson, Ryan Russell and granddaughter Breanna Russell, both of Newport.
A celebration of life service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, at the Waldport First Baptist Church, 2620 E. Alsea Highway in Waldport. Memorial donations may be made to MD Anderson Cancer Center - Leukemia Department. Online donation information is available at www.mdanderson.org/gifts