Margaret “Peggy” Allen, age 83, of the Delano/Watertown area, passed away peacefully Saturday, Nov. 14, 2009, at Cerenity Care Center in St. Paul.
She was born Feb. 1, 1926, in St. Paul, to Philip and Mary (McMonigal) Byrne.
Peggy was preceded in death by her husband, Eamon Allen; and eight brothers and sisters.
She is survived by her sister-in-law, Mary Therese Byrne; brothers-in-law Noel Allen of Vadnais Heights, and Fr Brian O.F.M. of Athlone, Ireland; and sisters-in-law Una, Aileen, and Laura (Liam) Scott, all of Dublin; as well as many nieces, nephews, and friends, both here and in Ireland.
Mass of Christian Burial took place Thursday, Nov. 19 at 11 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Watertown, with the Rev. Frank Wampach officiating. There was visitation for one hour prior to the Mass at the church. Interment was in the church cemetery.
Arrangements were by the Iten’s Watertown Funeral Home.