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Daniel E. Finn

Sept. 19, 1938 - Feb. 13, 2008

TRACY -- Daniel Edward Finn, 69, of Tracy, formerly of Willmar, died Feb. 13 at the Sanford-Tracy Medical Center in Tracy.

A service was held Feb. 16 at Tracy Alliance Church.

He was born Sept. 19, 1938, in Willmar to Lorney and Selma (Adams) Finn. He grew up in Willmar and attended Willmar Public Schools.

He married Nancy Cassman on April 12, 1975, in Willmar. They lived in Willmar, and he worked various jobs in the area. He later worked for Jennie-O Foods as a forklift operator for 28 years until retiring in 1988. They moved to Marshall in 1992 and to Tracy in 1998. He had recently become a resident of Prairie View Healthcare Center in Tracy.

He is survived by his wife; two daughters: Michelle (and Kevin) Vickerman of Tracy and Kathryn (and Wesley) Penske of Marshall; four grandchildren; his mother: Selma Gunderson of Willmar; three sisters: Sally (and Gary) Bergeson of Chanhassen, Ardis (and Ron) Mahlen of Bloomington, and Beverly (and Larry) Cain of Willmar; and one brother: Irenus (and Sue) Finn of Aiken.

He was preceded in death by his father; his stepfather: Levine Gunderson; and a son: Scott Cassman.