Tuma, Margaret Rose

Tuma, Margaret Rose

March 13, 1944 – December 23, 2016
Age 72 of Bloomington and Minneapolis, died Dec. 23, 2016. Preceded in death by parents William and Elaine; brother, Neil. Survived by daughter Mercedes Tuma-Hansen; brothers Keith, Marvin and William Jr. Born in Webster Township, she grew up farming with horses. Earning a master’s degree at the U of M, she became a Minneapolis Public Schools teacher and counselor, and a follower of local folk music. Wake Fri, Jan 6, 4-7pm. Sat, Jan 7, 11am visitation, noon funeral mass followed by lunch. All at St. Leonard of Port Maurice Church, 40th and Clinton Ave S, Mpls. In lieu of flowers, memorials to children’s and public education endeavors. (Published in the Star Tribune on Jan. 3, 2016)