Daniel Finn, 69
Funeral services were held on Saturday, February
16 at Tracy Christian & Missionary Alliance
Church for Daniel E. Finn of Tracy, MN.
Daniel Edward Finn was born September 19, 1938 to
Lorney and Selma (Adams) Finn in Willmar, MN. He
was baptized and confirmed in the Christian faith
and attended Willmar Public Schools.
On April 12, 1975 Dan married Nancy Cassman in Willmar
and they made their home there. As a young man Dan
worked at various jobs in the Willmar area. He then
went to work for Jennie O Foods, as a forklift operator,
retiring in 1988 after twenty eight years with the
company. In 1992 they moved to Marshall, MN and
in 1998 into Tracy, MN.
Dan enjoyed the outdoors and doing yard work, watching
television, playing cards and card games and riding
his scooter around town with his dog, “Meri”.
Recently, Dan became a resident of the Prairie View
Healthcare Center in Tracy. On Wednesday, February
13, 2008 Dan died at the Sanford-Tracy Medical Center
at the age of 69.
Dan is survived by his wife, Nancy Finn of Tracy,
MN; two daughters, Michelle (Kevin) Vickerman of
Tracy, MN and Kathryn (Wesley) Penske of Marshall,
MN; four grandchildren, Jordan, Amber, Jennifer
and Stephanie Penske all of Marshall, MN; his mother,
Selma Gunderson of Willmar, MN; three sisters, Sally
(Gary) Bergeson of St. Paul, MN, Ardis (Ron) Mahlum
of St. Paul, MN and Beverly Cain of Willmar, MN;
one brother, Irenus (Sue) Finn of Aiken, MN; nieces,
nephews and cousins.
His father, Lorney Finn, one son, Scott Cassman
and his wife’s parents preceded him in death.
Interment will be in Tracy City Cemetery at a later
date. The Almlie Funeral Home of Tracy handled the
arrangements. Online condolences may be placed at