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Catherine L. "Aunt Catherine" Staab

November 20, 1925 - May 21, 2017

Catherine L. “Aunt Catherine” Staab, 91, of Springfield, died at 1:11 am, Sunday, May 21, 2017 at her home. She was born November 20, 1925 in Springfield, IL to George J. and Christine (Ize) Staab.

Surviving are a sister-in-law, Jean A. Staab of Springfield; four nieces; three nephews; several great and great great nieces and nephews; several cousins and her constant companion and beloved dog, Rosie.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one sister, Marie Staab and three brothers, George, Paul and Vincent Staab.

Catherine was a member of the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception and a member of the Illinois Funeral Directors Association where she was a 50+ year licensee. She retired as a partner of Staab Funeral Home after many years of service.

Aunt Catherine looked forward to her countless visitors, including many clergy and religious. She enjoyed sitting around the dining room table with her family, visiting with her great nieces and nephews, sharing a meal, playing cards and a good martini.

Visitation: 4:00 – 7:00 pm Thursday, May 25, 2017 at Staab Funeral Home – Springfield.

Funeral Mass: A concelebrated funeral mass will be held at 10:00 am Friday, May 26, 2017 at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception. Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception.

Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, May 25, 2017

Time: 04:00 pm - 07:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield


1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map

Service Information

Date: Friday, May 26, 2017

Time: 10:00 am

Cathedral Of The Immaculate Conception


524 E Lawrence Ave
Springfield, IL 62703

217-522-3342 Map

Cemetery Information

Oak Ridge Cemetery


1441 Monument Ave
Springfield, IL 62702

(217) 789-2340 Map

Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception.

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