Frances Ramona Manuma, 69, of Terre Haute, passed away at 9:32 p.m. Thursday, July 27, 2017, in Union Hospital. She was born Nov. 20, 1947, in Samoa, to Michael Taesali and Luisa (Ifopo) Taesali.
She is survived by daughters, Julia Panapa (Siaosi), Francis Iuli, Julieann Farr (Jeff), Angel Iuli, Maxzine Foster and Roberta Iuli; sons, Paul Iuli, Fred Iuli Jr., and Simon Iuli (Karen); grandchildren, Tifaimoana Panapa, Calvin, Curtis, and Cameron Patterson, Dominick and Jeffrey Tylor Farr, Francini, Andrew, and Roman Iuli, Ramona, DeAngelo, and Angel Eugene, Eric Jackson, Cederic Norwood Jr., and BreAzia Smith; great-grandchildren, Curtis Jr., Delasia, Raelyn, and Gia Patterson; siblings, Rosa Brown, Maria Nive Squire, Jacinta Toumoua, Francis Leasiolagi, Stephen Leasiolagi, Joseph Leasiolagi, Lui Leasiolagi, John Leasiolagi, Fedelis Leasiolagi, Peter Leasiolagi, Stoa Leasiolagi, and Monica Matthews; and half siblings, Mafatua Fuimaono, Tino Taesali, Sione Taesali, Toakase Inoke, Kalausa Inoke, Anamafi Inoke, Tui Inoke, and Lanuola Inoke.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, Mac Manuma, who died Nov. 27, 1998.
Frances was a member of St. Benedict Catholic Church.
Visitation will be Friday, Aug. 11, 2017, from 12 noon until 2 p.m. in Samaritan Funeral Home, 2425 Wabash Ave., with funeral services at 2 p.m. in the funeral home with Father Martin Day officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. Online condolences may be left at: www.samaritanfunerals.com
Published on August 2, 2017