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Eleanor Finnegan April 12, 1916 - May 14, 2013

Eleanor Finnegan April 12, 1916 - May 14, 2013

MINNEOTA - Mass of Christian Burial for Eleanor Finnegan, age 97 of Minneota will be held at 11:00 Monday, May 20, 2013 at St. Edward Catholic Church in Minneota. Visitation will be held Monday from 9:30 - 11:00 a.m. at St. Edward Catholic Church. Interment will follow the luncheon at St. Edward Catholic Cemetery.

Eleanor Hedwig (Petrowski) was born April 12, 1916 to Joseph and Ann (Malinowski) Petrowski in Pennsylvania. After her father passed away, Eleanor's mother brought her to Minnesota at the age of three. Eleanor married Edward Finnegan October 14, 1940 at St.'s Cyril and Methodius Catholic Church in Taunton.

After a full life of 97 years, Eleanor peacefully died May 14, 2013 at the Minneota Manor Nursing Home in Minneota with family by her side.

Her fun loving spirit will be missed by her children, Edward (Ronette) of Minneota, Maureen Hogan of Holland, MI, Patricia (Mike) Allmann of Battle Lake, Carol (Bob) Wegner of Willmar, Rosemarie Finnegan of Plymouth; 10 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; many nieces, nephews, and other family and friends.

She was preceded in death her by parents; husband, Edward; son, Jeffrey; and three sisters, Sophie, Delores and Clara; and many other family and friends.

Arrangements by:

Rehkamp & Horvath Funeral Directors

Minneota, Minnesota