Claudia Jean Purcell, long time resident of Costa Mesa, passed away on January 17. She was known as Aunt Jean by all her relatives and will be remembered by many. She was the last of the children born to Addie and Claude Purcell of Nebraska. Preceding her in death are siblings: Glen Purcell, Holly Swalling, Helen Mustell and Joe Purcell. She is survived by nieces and nephews: Constance Peterson, Joyce Purcell, Craig Purcell, Kim Bessling, Clay Purcell, Michelle Mustell and Dan Mustell.