Peggy Lea Conroy, 48, June 20, 2008
Peggy Lea Conroy, 48, of Wheat Ridge, Colo., formerly of Red Wing, died June 20, 2008, at her residence. Born March 24, 1960, in Plum City to Joseph and Madelyn (Grant) Conroy, she attended schools in Red Wing and worked at various businesses including Smead's and Treasure Island. She moved to Colorado in 2005 where she worked for Coors Industries. She enjoyed gardening hiking in the mountains and motorcycling.
Survivors include her son, John of Red Wing; five brothers, Eugene (Laurie) Farnsworth of St. Paul, Minn.; Michael (Marilyn) of Red Wing; Tom (Sharon) of Red Wing; Richard (Kathleen) of Northfield, Minn.; and Scott of Red Wing; four sisters, Linda (Jim) Pomeranz of Faribault, Minn.; Karen Peters of Red Wing, Kathleen Conroy of Baltimore, Md.; Julie Conroy of Red Wing; several nieces and nephews; and great-nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Susan Gernentz.
Memorial service will be 11 a.m. Monday at Mahn Family Funeral Home, Bodelson-Mahn Chapel with the Rev. Ron Stehr officiating. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery. Honorary pallbearers will be Pat, Chad, Amanda Peters, Joshua and Jordan Gernentz, Michael J. Conroy, Jr., Michael A. and Joe Conroy. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home and one hour prior to the service.