Marceline Power, 83, of Springfield, died at 7:24 am, Thursday, April 12, 2012 at Regency. She was born June 8, 1928 in Springfield, to Ted and Marceline Lomprez Steskal. She married Robert J. Power on November 27, 1947 and he survives. Also surviving are six children: Bob (Ann) Power, Jr. of Acworth, GA, Tom (Michelle) Power, Carol (Ernie) Prosperini, Denny (Mimi) Power, Kathy (Steve) Clark and Michelle (Dennis) Gunterman all of Springfield: fifteen grandchildren; ten great grandchildren; one aunt, Ann Keller of Springfield and three nephews.
Her parents; step-father, Joseph Boehning and one sister, Sharon Hicks preceded her in death.
Marceline was a member of St. Katharine Drexel Parish at Sacred Heart Church. She enjoyed crossword puzzles, fishing, bowling and gambling. She loved to watch Wheel of Fortune and The Price is Right.
Visitation: 4 – 7 p.m. Monday, April 16, 2012 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at Staab Funeral Home with Reverend Robert Jallas officiating.
Burial will follow at Camp Butler National Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Kidney Foundation or to the American Diabetes Association.