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Margaret Million Manuele

October 27, 1914 - December 19, 2018

Margaret Million Manuele, 104, of Kaneohe, HI formerly of Springfield, IL died at 2:12 am, Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at her home. She was born on October 27, 1914 in Virden, IL to Joseph and Catherine (Giganti) Million. She married Anthony J. Manuele, Sr. on September 12, 1942 and he preceded her in death on October 15, 2006.
Also preceding her in death are her parents and eight siblings, Lena (Bob) Norman, Santina Million, John (Linda) Million, Frances (Jasper) DiGiovanna, Rose Million, Marie Million, Betty Jo (Ray) Norbut and Sam Million.
She is survived by one daughter, Marie Manuele Gavigan of Kaneohe, HI; three sons, Peter J. (Linda) Manuele, Sr. of Eugene, OR, Anthony J. (Lois) Manuele, Jr. of Chatham and James (Debra) Manuele of Edmond, OK; fourteen grandchildren; seventeen great grandchildren; three nieces and two nephews.
Margaret was an accomplished seamstress, baker and cook. All her family and friends benefited greatly from her talents which she so generously shared. During WWII, she worked for the Navy Department as a secretary in Washington, DC. In later years when all her children were out of the house, she worked as office manager in her husband’s law office.

Visitation: 4 – 7 pm, Thursday, December 27, 2018 at Staab Funeral Home – Springfield. A vigil prayer service will begin at 4 pm.

Funeral Mass: 10 am, Friday, December 28, 2018 at Christ the King Church with Reverend Joseph Ring officiating. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.

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Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, December 27, 2018

Time: 04:00 pm - 07:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield


1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map

Vigil Prayer Service will begin at 4 pm.

Service Information

Date: Friday, December 28, 2018

Time: 10:00 am

Christ The King Church


1930 Barberry Drive, Springfield, IL, 62704

(217) 546-3527 Map

Cemetery Information

Memorial Information

American Cancer Society


675 E Linton Ave, Springfield, IL, 62703

(217) 523-4503 Map

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