Margaret I. FlynnMargaret I. Flynn, 93, died peacefully at Villa Marina on Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013.
Margaret I. Flynn, 93, died peacefully at Villa Marina on Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013.
She was born Nov. 27, 1919, in Superior, Wis., to William and Augusta Hill and was a lifelong resident of Billings Park.
Margaret was a devoted wife, mother, and homemaker who enjoyed golfing, reading, crossword puzzles, and a good mystery. She was well known for her coffee cake, apple pies, and homemade dill pickles.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph; brothers, Franklin, Walter, William, and Clarence, and a sister, Dorothy.
She is survived by her children, Michael Flynn, Superior, Mary (Pete) Granstrom, Superior, Peggy (Len) Campbell, Superior, Patrick (Lori) Flynn, Superior, Barb (Pete) Fischer, Albany, Minn., and Kelly (Howard Soypher) Flynn, New Market, Md.; her grandchildren, Terra Stenberg, Anne Schultz, Joe Campbell, Chip Flynn, Matt Flynn, Kayti Flynn, Nate Fischer, Brett Fischer, and Madeline Soypher; great-grandchildren, Mason and Maggie Stenberg, Natalie and Nathan Schultz and many nieces and nephews.
Margaret's children cherish their memories of a Mother who had a zest for life; she was strong-willed and independent with a sharp wit and a compassionate spirit.
PRIVATE FAMILY SERVICE: will be held in Christ Lutheran Church, where Margaret was a lifelong member. Pastor David Schoessow will officiate. Internment will be at the Greenwood Cemetery. Memorials preferred to Christ Lutheran Church.
Downs Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. To sign the online guestbook or send condolences, please visit www.downsfh.com.
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