Clare Jane MacNeilly (nee Zirbes) of Eden Prairie, born March 13, 1949 died peacefully Dec 13, 2014. Clare was preceded in death by her parents, Arnold & Agnes Zirbes; brother, Jeffrey Zirbes, and beloved husband, Richard MacNeilly.
She will be deeply missed by loving companion, James Lobeck; cousins, Kathleen Wetherall, Joan Belanger, Kevin Gormley, Michael Gormley, Andy Janos, Agnes Merrill, Jaqueline Wojack, Mary Ann Nall along with many other loving relatives and friends. Also mourned by the children and grandchildren of her cousins for whom Clare was a much loved adult cousin who hosted many sleepovers and special events.
Mass of Christian Burial to be held at Our Lady of Grace Church, 5071 Eden Ave S., Edina on Friday December 19 at 11:00 a.m. Visitation one hour prior to the Mass. Light lunch to follow. Interment Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
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