Margaret P. Myers, age 87, of Duluth, MN formerly of Grand Rapids, MN, passed away Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Duluth.

Margaret was born in 1932 to Leonard and Elizabeth Peluso in Nashwauk, MN. Margaret was proud to have worked at the last Minnesota telephone switchboard in Nashwauk, MN. She then worked as an administrative assistant for Itasca Clinic until her retirement. Margaret was a longtime member of St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church and enjoyed serving the church through a variety of activities. She enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren.

Preceded in death by husband, Richard Myers; parents, Leonard and Elizabeth; and brother, Leonard “Sonny” Peluso.

Margaret is survived by her daughter, Jeanie (Jim) Nelson of Granger, IN; sons, Robert (Susan Maki) and Richard (Sandra) Myers, all of Duluth, MN; sister, Grace Funk; sister-in-law, JoAnn Peluso; six grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren.

Memorials preferred to St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church, Grand Rapids, Minnesota.

Visitation will be Sunday, October 13, 2019 at 12:30 PM at St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church, Grand Rapids, MN until the 1:30 PM Memorial Service. Rev. David N. Anderson will officiate. Burial will be at Nashwauk Cemetery, Nashwauk, MN.

Arrangements are with Rowe Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Grand Rapids, MN. To sign the online guestbook or send condolences visit

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