Obituary: Rita (Janie) J. Branch, beloved wife, mother and grandmother passed peacefully March25th 2022, age 69. Janie, born on December 13, 1952. She lived in Jacksonville FL and worked in her lifetime as a cosmetic buyer and event coordinator. She loved her family, the lord and her kindness touched many lives. Her goal in life was to always make you feel at home. She waspreceded in death by her mother Mary Krayenborg and brother James (Jimmy) Martin. She is survived by her Husband, Gregory Branch, her 2 children Lee O’Steen (married toJennifer) and Haylee Lance (married to James), her 3 grandchildren Erin & Nathaniel O’Steenand David Lance, and her sister Donna Rae Jackson. A memorial service and reception will be held at 1:00 pm Thursday, April 7th at Duval Station Baptist Church, Jacksonville FL officiated by Pastor Jimmy Flanagan.