Born: September 29, 1927
Died: August 18, 2012
Margaret “Peg” Cane, 84, of
Margaret graduated from the
Margaret was a member of St. Mary's Star of the Sea Catholic Church, the VFW Ladies' Auxiliary, and an active board member of the
Margaret loved to travel near and far with family and friends. She cherished spending time with her sister, Corinne. She was an avid reader; the #1 fan of the UMD Women's Soccer Team, and never missed the chance to attend her grandchildren's sporting events. She opened her heart and home to all, including many international students.
Margaret was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Melvin; brother, Don; brother-in-law, Don Coffey.
Margaret is survived by her children, Kathleen (Shoken) Masuoka of Fukuoka, Japan; Barbara, Mary, Gregory(Patti) Cane all of Duluth; Rose (Damian)Topousis of Wayzata,MN; grandchildren, Halima(Johnny) Cegur, Leina (Satoshi) Kamada, Keisa, Emily, Alex, Amanda, Kasey, Taylor; great grandchildren, Seigo, Henry, Shiho; sister, Corinne Coffey of Manitoba, Canada; sister-in-law, Valerie Anderson of Las Vegas, NV; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 5-7 PM with a prayer service at 6:30 PM in the Dougherty Funeral Home Chapel.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11:00 AM Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012 in St. Mary Star of the Sea Catholic Church. A visitation will be held one hour prior to the funeral the day of the mass.
Margaret's family wishes to thank the caring and dedicated staffs at the Fountains at Lakeshore, St. Luke's, and Fresenius Duluth Dialysis.
Memorials may be directed to the
Interment will be held at 1:05 PM Friday in Ft.
Arrangements by Dougherty Funeral Home, 600 E. 2nd