Mary Degele Manning Taniguchi, 91, of Billings passed away November 7, 2018 at Bella Terra in Billings. Mary was born in Montana on November 20, 1926 to John and Snodie (Saffel) Degele. Mary attended schools in Broadview and Bridger.

On January 23, 1954, she was married to Mineo J. Taniguchi in Columbus, MT. Mary was a housewife and she loved to fish and hunt. In her later years, she adopted Mineo, her daughter Carol’s son.

Mary was preceded in death by her parents John and Snodie, her husband Mineo, a son Paul, and a daughter Ruth.

She is survived by three daughters: Alice, Carol, and Mary; her adopted son Mineo; her siblings: Joe, John, Tony, Clara, and Floyd; 13 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; and 12 great-great grandchildren.

Services will be held at a later date.