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Joanne Mary Melchiorri

 
October 12, 1930 - April 26, 2018
 

Joanne Mary Melchiorri, 87, of Springfield, died at 12:11 pm, Thursday, April 26, 2018. She was born October 12, 1930 in Kincaid, to John and Madaline (Cargnino) Mezo. She married Frank Melchiorri on July 18, 1948 and he preceded her in death on January 13, 2008.

Survivors include two sons, Frank J. Melchiorri of Springfield and John L. Melchiorri of Normal; five grandchildren, Nicole (Andrew Israel), Tony (Katarina), Vinny, Lindsay (Steven Tanner) and Gina (Mathew Waltz) and two great grandchildren, Hudson and Chloe.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband and grandmother, Giovanna Cargnino.

Joanne attended Christ the King Church with her best friend, Virginia Lang. She was an outstanding mother and grandmother; family always came first in her life and anyone that was blessed to meet her instantly gained a friend. She loved to play Bridge and various card games, attend anything her grandkids were involved in, and was always up for an adventure with family and friends. She worked as a Real Estate agent with her husband for several decades.

Visitation: 4 – 7 pm, Sunday, May 6, 2018, at Staab Funeral Home in Springfield.

Funeral Service: 11 am, Monday, May 7, 2018 at Staab Funeral Home in Springfield, with Reverend Joseph Ring officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery in Taylorville.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, May 6, 2018

Time: 04:00 pm

End Time: 07:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Service Information

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 11:00 am

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Cemetery Information

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Burial will be held at Oak Hill Cemetery in Taylorville, IL.

820 S Cherokee St, Taylorville, IL 62568

(217) 824-2701



Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.


Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, May 6, 2018

Time: 04:00 pm

End Time: 07:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Service Information

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 11:00 am

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Cemetery Information

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Burial will be held at Oak Hill Cemetery in Taylorville, IL.

820 S Cherokee St, Taylorville, IL 62568

(217) 824-2701



Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.


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