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Barbara J. Tosetti-Selvaggio

September 13, 1955 - October 30, 2015

SPRINGFIELD, IL – Barbara J. Tosetti-Selvaggio, 60, of Springfield, died at 2:40 a.m., Friday, October 30, 2015, at Oak Terrace, after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born September 13, 1955 in Nokomis, to Primo and Nita Grimes Tosetti.  Her parents and father-in-law, Paul Selvaggio preceded her in death.  She married Frank Selvaggio on March 19, 1983, and he survives.

Survivors include a sister, Debbie (Roger) Miller of Nokomis; two brothers, Steve (Nona) Tosetti and John Tosetti, both of Nokomis; mother-in-law, Donna Selvaggio of Springfield; two sisters-in-law, Paula (Ed) Parkinson of Springfield and Leann (Mike) Fitzgerald of Rochester and several nieces, nephews, cousins, and several great nieces and nephews.

Barbara worked at UIS as an on-line coordinator for the Computer Science Department.  She formerly worked as a secretary for the Environmental Affairs Department and Engineering Department at CIPS.  She enjoyed her work, as well as gardening, reading and cooking.

Memorial Gathering: 4 – 7 pm, Tuesday, November 3, 2015 at Staab Funeral Home.

Visitation Information

Date: Tuesday, November 3, 2015

Time: 04:00 pm - 07:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield


1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

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Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to:

UIS/UIF with Jamie Dehner Fund on memo line, c/o Office of Advancement, 1 University Plaza, MS PAC 591, Springfield, IL 62703-5407.

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