Marie Emma Marchulones
Marie Emma Marchulones
  • January 18, 1918 - October 17, 2017
  • Peoria, Illinois

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Marie Emma Marchulones, age 99, of Peoria passed away Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017 at 10:17 a.m. at Headington Oaks in West Peoria.

She was born Jan. 18, 1918 in Kickapoo to Henry and Emma (Seiler) Stenger. She married John Marchulones Sep. 4, 1937 in Peoria. He passed away Dec. 9, 1990 in Peoria. She was also preceded in death by her parents, one sister and three brothers, Marcella, Herb, Bill, and Ed.

Survivors include one daughter, Mary (Donald) Polson of Buckeye, AZ, three sons: Rev. Kenneth L. Marchulones, of Peoria, Joseph (Diann) Marchulones of Metamora, Bill (Judy) Marchulones of Peoria Heights, seven grandchildren: Chris, Jamie, Brian, Stacey, Dave, Tim, and Shelley. She was also survived by ten great-grandchildren, one sister, Gertrude DuBois of California, and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was a member of St Ann Catholic Church in Peoria. Marie was also a 52 year breast cancer survivor.

Visitation will be Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Davison-Fulton Woodland Chapel in Peoria. A Funeral Mass will be Monday Oct. 23, 2017 at 10 a.m. at St. Ann Catholic Church. Additional visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. prior to the services on Monday. Rev. Kenneth Marchulones and Don Roszkowski Pastor will officiate along with other clergy.

Burial will be in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in West Peoria.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Ann Catholic Church, St. Monica Health Care in Uganda, or Susan G. Komen Foundation.

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