Margie Mary Michael

November 21, 1934 ~ March 28, 2019 (age 84)


Margie M. Michael, 84, of Duluth, passed away on Thursday March 28, 2019 at Franciscan Health Center surrounded by her family.  She was born on November 21, 1934 in Beroun, MN to Adolph and Frances Soukup.  Margie was a member of Cathedral of Our Lady of the Rosary.  She had worked as a certified nursing assistant.  Margie loved to play the accordion and piano, singing, flower gardening, spending time with her children and grandchildren, traveling.  She started Margie’s Ministries at Franciscan Health, enjoyed playing bingo, and crafting there.  Margie had a strong catholic faith, and she loved angels.   A special "thank you" to the staff at Franciscan Health and Essentia Hospice for their kind and compassionate care of Margie. 

She was preceded in death by her parents, sisters Rosemary Soukup, and Mary Ann Filipi, son-in-law David Neby, and the father of her children Allan Minar.

She is survived by her husband Rocky "Bernard" Kuroski,  her children Allan “Lee” Minar, Debbie Ann (David) Deck, Cindy Neby, Jeanne (Paul) Flaherty, Rev. Dennis (Stephanie) Eng, and Kathy (Brad) Lee, grandchildren Linda, Corey, Ryan, Nick, Jeremy, Julie, Megan, Jill, Becky, David, and Emily, 16 great-grandchildren, and her brothers John Soukup, Adolph “Butch” (Red) Soukup, and Frank (Terrie) Soukup.

Visitation will be held on Friday April 5, 2019 from 10AM until the 11AM Mass of Christian Burial in Cathedral of our Lady of the Rosary, 2801 E. 4th St, Duluth, MN 55812.  Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery Beroun, MN.  Arrangements by Dougherty Funeral Home.  600 E. 2nd St. Duluth, MN 55805.  218-727-3555.


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