Margaret Penne

LAUREL, Mont. Margaret E. Finnegan Penne, 90, of Laurel, Mont., and formerly of Minot, passed away June 24, 2013, in Laurel.

Margaret was born in Minot on June 18, 1923, to Leo and Kathleen (Hodgins) Finnegan, and was fondly known to family and friends as “Sis.” Margaret graduated from St. Leo’s High School in Minot and as a young girl she helped her parents at Finnegan Funeral Home in Minot.

She met her husband at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Minot and they were married Oct. 12, 1942. He passed away Aug. 17, 1989.

Margaret is survived by: children, Mike (Yvonne) Penne, of Laurel, Judy (Larry) Steinhart, of Laurel, Jim (Fran Villano) Penne, of Indian Valley, Idaho; 11 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral Mass: Will be celebrated Friday, June 28, 2013, at St. Anthony Catholic Church, Laurel, with burial in St. Anthony Cemetery.

(Smith Funeral Chapel, Laurel)