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Margaret Enneking Petersen

Monday, December 22, 2008

Margaret Petersen
Margaret Enneking Petersen, 91, of Cherokee, formerly of Marcus, died Sunday Dec. 14, 2008 in Countryside Estates, Cherokee, following a lengthy illness.

Graveside services were held on Dec. 17 at the Marcus Holy Name Cemetery, with Rev. Gene Murray officiating. Greenwood Funeral Home, Cherokee, was in charge of arrangements.

Margaret was born on July 21, 1917 in Marcus, to William and Margaret (Bird) Dickson. She attended school in Marcus, and in 1934 married Ben Enneking in Marcus. Margaret enjoyed baking and especially loved spending time with her grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Ben in 1962; two sons, David Enneking and Dr. Dan Enneking; and a daughter, Midge Thompson.

She is survived by two sons, Jerry Enneking and his wife, Joan, of Seattle, Wash.; Don Enneking and his wife, Carole, of Sacramento, Calif.; two daughters, Diane Unkrur and her husband, Leo, of Cherokee; Mary Jo Griffin and her husband, Ken, of San Diego, Calif.; a brother, Billy Dickson and his wife, Bernie, of Manilla.