Skala, Marguerite "Marge" age 82, of Champlin (formerly of Burnsville), passed away on October 22, 2022. Ms. Skala was a high school English teacher at Richfield and spent 20-years in retirement volunteering at the Minnesota History Center and Minnesota Zoo. Marge was proud of her Iron Range roots and had a zest for learning. She enjoyed traveling, walking, photography, theater and sharing afternoon tea with friends. Marge loved good chocolate, potica, teaching, and her students. She will always be remembered for sending cards to acknowledge birthdays and anniversaries of her family and friends. Marge is survived by brother, Matt (Connie) Skala; nephew, Jess (Amy) Skala; nieces, Casie Skala (Scott Chiabotti) and Kathy Baucom; great-nieces and great-nephews; special goddaughter, Mary (Paul) Ravnikar. She is preceded in death by parents, Matt and Marguerite (Marge) Skala; sister, Barbara Baucom. Mass of Christian Burial 10:30 AM Monday October 31, 2022, at Church of Saint Vincent de Paul 9100 93rd Ave. N., Brooklyn Park 55445. Visitation 1 hr. prior to Mass at church. Gearty-Delmore Funeral Chapels 763-537-4511 gearty-delmore.com

Published on October 30, 2022


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