Victor D. Emanuel, Jr.

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  • Name: Victor D. Emanuel Jr.
  • Location of Birth: Hibbing, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: May 11, 1927
  • Date of Death: December 14, 2014 (87 years old)
  • Parents: Victor Emanuel and Spina (Spadacinni) Emanual
  • High School and Class: Graduated from high school
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  • Highest Rank: S2 (Seaman 2nd Class)
  • Branch: Navy
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  • Military Highlights:
    Victor proudly served his country in the United States Navy during World War II.

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    World War II

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  • Civilian Life:
    Victor was a lifelong resident of Keewatin, Minnesota.

    On June 10, 1950, Victor married Patricia E. Ylatupa.

    He was employed as an auto mechanic for Hibbing Taconite. He was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Keewatin, Minnesota, the Knights of Columbus, and the American Legion. Victor enjoyed jewelry making, wintering in Arizona, deer hunting, woodworking, and especially loved spending time at the cabin.

    Victor is survived by his four children, Bob (Veda) Emanuel, Gary Emanuel, Gail (Clint) Tuve, and Brian (Kristen) Emanuel; his sister, Pauline White; five grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

    He was preceded in death by his parents, Victor and Spina; wife, Patricia of September, 2014; and his sister, Florence Suonvieri.

    He died at Guardian Angels Health and Rehabilitation Center in Hibbing, Minnesota and interment was in Maple Hill Cemetery at Hibbing, Minnesota.

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