Margaret Ferrell, 97

Margaret Mary “Marge” Ferrell, 97, of Buffalo, MN, died Saturday, April 8, 2023.

She was born in Delano, MN, March 2, 1926, the daughter of Anthony and Anna (Sawatzke) Muckenhirn.

Margaret Muckenhirn was joined in holy marriage to Louis S. Ferrell at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Delano Nov. 9, 1949. God blessed their marriage with four children.

Louis Ferrell preceded his wife in death Dec. 23, 1996.

Marge enjoyed crafts, antiques, floral arranging, listening to music, and dancing. She was a very social person and enjoyed people.

She is survived by her loving children, Sharon (Gerald) Ernst of Buffalo, Patty (Hansel) Hughes of Montrose, MN, Dar (Jim) Walczak of Buffalo, and Tom Farrell of Montrose; grandchildren, Harley, Jacob, and Courtney Hughes, Jordan, David, Joel, and Rob Walczak, and Nathaniel Ferrell; two great-grandchildren, Caidynce and Hudson; as well as other relatives and many friends.

In addition to her husband, Marge was preceded in death by her parents and by a granddaughter, Cerissa Michelle Ernst.

A Mass of Christian burial for Margaret M. “Marge” Ferrell took place Wednesday, April 12, 2023, at 11 a.m. at the Church of St. Maximilian Kolbe – St. Peter’s Campus in Delano. Father Kyle Kowaldzyk was be the celebrant.

Visitation took place at the church one hour prior to Mass.

Casket bearers were her eight grandchildren.

The Peterson Chapel of Buffalo assisted the family with funeral arrangements. Online condolences can be made at www.thepetersonchapel.com.

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