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Margaret “Maggie” Yaeck

Margaret “Maggie” Yaeck, 80, of Springfield, formerly of Havana, passed away on Thursday, April 11, 2019 at 11:50 p.m. at Graham Hospital in Canton. She was born on September 22, 1938 in Havana to Fred and Lola (Polan) Yaeck. Maggie is survived by her friend Barbara (Bud) Dietsch and their family. She was preceded in death by her parents, and siblings: Phyllis, Janice, Fred, Harold, and Jerry. She was the last immediate family member. Maggie graduated from Havana Community High School in 1957. She attended Western Illinois University for 3 years. She served in the Navy from January 1961 to June 1981, when she retired. Graveside services will be held on Thursday, April 18 at 10 a.m. at Laurel Hill Cemetery in Havana. Military honors will take place. Memorial donations can be made in Maggie’s name to the Petersburg Public Library. Online condolences can be left at www.hurleyfh.com. Hurley Funeral Home in Havana is assisting with arrangements.

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