Florentine Cafferty, 92

Florentine Heimerl Cafferty, age 92, formerly of Winsted, passed away Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014.

The daughter of Edward and Theresa Artmann Heimerl, Florentine’s mother died soon after her birth. Her father later married Josephine Quast.

Florentine married John Cafferty in May 1944, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted. They resided in St. Paul, where Florentine was a full-time homemaker and mother. John preceded her in death in 1992.

Florentine is survived by five loving children: Pat (Arnie) Petricka of Medford, Gene of Arden Hills, Kathy of St. Paul, Bill (Ann) of Shoreview, and Carol (John) Garceau of Roseville; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

The family is interested in hearing from any Artmann relatives, or anyone who might have known Florentine. Please contact Pat Petricka, 9524 E. 255th Street, Medford, MN 55049.

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