To die without committing a mortal sin?

The title says it all. What happens to those people who never committed a mortal sin during their whole life.

I am aware of the definition of mortal sin:

  1. The act must be a grave (or serious) matter.
  2. The person who commits it must be aware that it is a grave matter.
  3. The person must act with a deliberate consent.

Thank you.

If someone dies in a state of grace then they either experience the purification of Purgatory for any venial sins that they need purification from or they go directly to heaven.

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