Dolores M. Feiro, 93, of Duluth died Thursday, August 20, 2020 in her home. Dolores was born January 16, 1927 in Calumet, MI to Stephen and Elizabeth Lackner. She graduated from Calumet High School and received her nursing degree from St. Mary’s School of Nursing in 1947. She met Donald Feiro and they were married on June 5, 1947. She worked as an RN at St. Mary’s Hospital while raising 11 children, retiring in 1989. Dolores was a member of the former St. Anthony’s Church and of St. Michael’s Church in Lakeside. Dolores was a very active member of both churches. She was also member of St. Mary’s Auxiliary and AARP 4202. She enjoyed bingo, scrabble, knitting, reading, the “Monday Card Group,” and spending time with family at the cabin on Kauppi Lake.
Dolores was preceded in death by her parents, Stephen and Elizabeth Lackner, her brother Alfred Lackner, her husband Donald, her son Richard Feiro, and her daughters Margaret (Feiro) Anderson, Sharon (Feiro) Malnati.
Dolores is survived by her children Donald (Patricia), Robert (Mary), Elizabeth Feiro, Kathleen (Robert Lindberg) Marks, Stephen, James (Terri), Susan Feiro, Jacqueline (Thomas) Ginter; her sister Esther (Edward) Ziems; daughter-in-law Elisabeth Feiro; son-in-law William Malnati; 18 grandchildren, 30 great grandchildren, many nieces, nephews and friends. She will be greatly missed.
Visitation will be Wednesday, 08/26, from 5 to 7 p.m. with 6:30 p.m. wake prayers at St. Michael’s Church, 4901 E. Superior St., Duluth. Visitation also at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, 08/27 followed by Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. at St. Michael’s. Burial immediately following at Calvary Cemetery. Memorials are preferred and may be directed to Northern Lakes Food Bank, 4501 Airpark Blvd., Duluth, MN 55811, or St. Michael’s Church, 4901 E. Superior St., Duluth, MN 55804 or St. Scholastica Monastery, 1001 Kenwood Ave., Duluth, MN 55811.
Arrangements by Dougherty Funeral Home, 600 E. 2nd St., Duluth, MN, (218) 727-3555.
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Second Harvest Northern Lakes Food Bank
4503 Airpark Blvd, Duluth MN 55811
St. Scholastica Monastery
1001 Kenwood Avenue, Duluth MN 55811
St. Michael’s Church
4901 E. Superior St.,, Duluth MN 55804