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Philip McManigal
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Birth: Jan. 16, 1932
Knox County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Jun. 9, 2010
Madison County
Nebraska, USA

Son of Gifford and Blanche (Ruid) McManigal. He attended school in Creighton and graduated from Creighton High School. He served in the Marines from June 10, 1952 to June 9, 1955. He then served a second time from November 26, 1958 to November 29, 1962.

He was united in marriage to Geraldine Stiefvater on February 2, 1963 at the Presbyterian Church in Niobrara. In 1970 they moved to Platte Center and Phil began working for Central Sand and Gravel. He worked for them for 40 years, retiring at age 62, but he continued to work part time for them for another 10 years before fully retiring. Phil was an avid gardener and enjoyed taking care of his lawn. He enjoyed fishing, camping, hunting, following his grandchildren's events, going to the casino, going to the horse races, and at one time owned two of his own race horses. He was a member of the American Legion in Platte Center and the VFW in Columbus.

Philip is survived by
Daughter: Phyllis (Rich) Heinen of Humphrey, NE
Son: Grant McManigal and friend Jessica Dreifurst of Platte Center, NE
4 grandchildren: Dustin, Kristofer, and Tori Heinen and Josh (Jazmaine) McManigal
2 great grandsons: Daniel and Christopher McManigal
Brother: Vernon (Charlotte) McManigal of Center, NE
Brother: Richard (June) McManigal of Center, NE
Sister: Betty Suhr of Creighton, NE
Sister: Virginia Burmann of Creighton, NE
Sister: Joan (Ray) Sivers of Norfolk, NE
Sister-in-law: Lorraine McManigal of Hooper, NE

He is preceded in death by
Parents: Gifford and Blanche McManigal
Wife: Geraldine McManigal who died August 15, 2009
3 Brothers: Jack McManigal, Bub McManigal, and Bill McManigal
2 Sisters: Geraldine Holan and Lucille Bartline 
Family links: 
  William Gifford McManigal (1894 - 1968)
  Blanche Morthal Ruid McManigal (1895 - 1984)
  Geraldine McManigal (1939 - 2009)*
  Lucille Bartling (1918 - 2006)*
  Gifford James McManigal (1919 - 1997)*
  Maurice Charles McManigal (1921 - 1984)*
  William Russell McManigal (1923 - 2001)*
  Philip McManigal (1932 - 2010)
*Calculated relationship
Saint Francis Cemetery
Platte County
Nebraska, USA
Created by: Don
Record added: Jun 10, 2010
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Philip McManigal
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Philip McManigal
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Philip McManigal
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