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Welcome to the memorial page for

Ciara Ann Philumalee

March 16, 1993 ~ July 28, 2017 (age 24)


Ciara Ann Philumalee, age 24, passed away unexpectedly, surrounded by her family on Friday, July 28, 2017 at University Hospital.  She was born on March 16, 1993 in Madison and grew up on the north side.  Ciara lived life to the fullest and on her own terms. 

She leaves behind, two beautiful children, Sophia and Pablo Jr.; her mother, Jennifer Philumalee; father, Tommie McKnight; her siblings, Cora, Cole, Olivia, De Niro, Trevon, Tyra, Cedric, King and Liana; grandparents, Leonard and Margaret Philumalee; aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and a large extended family.

She was preceded in death by her uncle, Michael “Sully” Sullivan who she was very close with. 

A celebration of Ciara’s life will be held from 5-9 p.m. on Monday, August 7, 2017 at The Eagles Club, 2109 Bartillon Drive, Madison.

Memorials may be made to the family for a fund that will be established for Ciara’s children.

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 Service Information

Celebration of Life
August 7, 2017

5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
The Eagles Club
2109 Bartillon Drive
Madison, WI 53704

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