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Grace Huntley

October 28, 1919 - February 20, 2015

Grace Huntley, 95, of Springfield, died on Friday, February 20, 2015 at St. Joseph’s Home. She was born October 28, 1919, on a farm near Plainfield, Illinois, the daughter of Clyde and Agnes Ramsay McAllister. She had been a resident of Springfield since 1945.

Mrs. Huntley was a graduate of the University of Illinois and had served a dietetic internship at the Indiana University Medical Center. In 1943, she joined the United States Army and became a dietician with the 32nd General Hospital, stationed in Europe during World War II.

Mrs. Huntley is survived by her daughters: Laura Huntley, Rosemary (Paul) Kendall, and Carol (Zack) Burris; her son, Edward Huntley; daughter-in-law, Nancy Huntley; three grandchildren: Jonathan (Kristin) Huntley, Katherine Burris, and Victoria Burris; her great-granddaughter, Rose Huntley, and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation: 5 – 7 pm, Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at Staab Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Time: 05:00 pm - 07:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield


1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map

Memorial Information

American Cancer Society


675 E Linton Ave, Springfield, IL, 62703

(217) 523-4503 Map

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.

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