Elizabeth Marie Mandeville, 101, Spring Green, a former Stevens Point resident and mother of a Stevens Point man, died Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013.
A celebration of life will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 24, at Greenway Manor, 501 Winsted St., Spring Green.
Due to her lifelong love of music, memorials may be sent to Capital City Band, PO Box 258007, Madison, WI53725-8007 or Greenway Manor Nursing Home, PO Box 759, Spring Green, WI 53588.
Mrs. Mandeville was born Sept. 11, 1912, in Madison. She was salutatorian of her high school class at MadisonEastHigh School in 1928.
She graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1933 with a degree in library science.
During World War II, she was a librarian at Jacksonville Naval Air Station, Jacksonville, Fla.
She continued her education, earning a master’s degree in library science.
She was employed as a librarian with the UW-Madison medical library and Mendota State Hospital. She became the head librarian at EdgewoodCollege in Madison, where she worked until her retirement in 1970.
She was married to Charles Mandeville in 1947. He preceded her in death in 1979.
In Stevens Point she was active in her church and membership in Arbutus Chapter 52, Order of the Eastern Star where she held the office of Worthy Matron.
Survivors include one daughter, Mary Ann Mandeville, Dodgeville; one son, Brian (Cindy), Stevens Point; three grandchildren, Heidi (Ralph) Milanowski, Custer, Lance (Tori) Mandeville, Plover, and Thomas Mandeville, Stevens Point; and two great-grandchildren Lily and Luke Milanowski, Custer.