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SHELISHA R. MANCA (née Minor) "Cece" (Age 45)  

Of Washington, DC, passed away on Sunday, December 30, 2018 peacefully in her sleep. She leaves her loving memories to be cherished by her loving husband, Massimiliano Manca of Lodi, Italy; her daughter, Davia T. L. Thomas of Upper Marlboro, MD; her devoted mother, Eroica D. Craggette-Wallman and stepfather Scott Lee Wallman of Washington, DC and Monroe, VA; her adoring uncle, Torroc W. Craggette of Masontown, PA; her wonderful "Aunt and Uncle" Carrie Ann and Curt Sumler of Upper Marlboro, MD; her long-time friend Omar Miranda of Washington, DC; her new in-laws, Guiseppa Tumminello Manca, Alessandro, Marina, and Kevin Manca, all of Lodi, Italy; along with uncles, many cousins, and a host of good friends.
Shelisha was preceded in death by her doting and loving father, William (Dickey) Henry Dixon; her grandparents, Larous D. Craggette and Constance R. Bynum, and her partner and daughter's father, Weldon Howard Thomas.
A Celebration of Life Memorial service will be held on Monday, February 18, 2018 at 10 a.m. at St. Anthony's Catholic Church, 1029 Monroe Street, NE, Washington, DC 20017.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in her name to the: ASPCA, 600 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE, Washington, DC 20003.

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1029 Monroe St NE
Washington, DC 20017
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Published in The Washington Post on Jan. 13, 2019