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Barbara Lee Mangan

Barbara Lee Mangan

1949 – 2014

Barbara L. Mangan, age 64, of Duluth, passed away Friday, May 2, 2014, at her home and surrounded by her family.

She was born June 10, 1949, in Cloquet to Lawrence and Shandra (Todahl) Mangan and graduated from Cloquet High School. Barb had worked as a waitress for the Viking Restaurant. She enjoyed fishing and cabin life at Lynnwood Lake. Barb especially loved her family and being a mother and grandmother.

Barb was preceded in death by her parents; her former husband, Robert Danielson; one nephew, Troy Lavoy; and a brother-in-law, Michael Haley.

She is survived by her significant companion, Gary Workman; four children, Brent (Maria) Danielson, Peter (Amy Nelson) Danielson, Jennifer (Charles) Mukiibi, and Jessica (Dan Boet) Danielson; three brothers, Stephen (Lorna) Mangan, Jeff Mangan, and David Mangan; one sister, Lynn Haley; 7 grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation: Tuesday, May 6, 2014, from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. memorial service at Nelson Funeral Care in Cloquet. Inurnment service will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery. See the family online guest book at