Born April 18, 1924 in Petaluma; passed away peacefully on July 5, 2012 in Ocala FL, with her family by her side. She is preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Finnerty (a retired Petaluma Police Officer). Survived by her children Joseph Finnerty Jr. (Janet) of Russellville AR, Mary Shoukry (Robert) of Ocala FL; three grandchildren, Joseph Finnerty, III of Russellville AR, Bridget Long (Glenn) of Dover AR, and Brian Pozzi of Gainesville FL; and three great grandchildren, Faith and Victoria Long of Dover AR, and Robbie Shoukry of Ocala FL.
Mrs Finnerty taught school in the late 40's and early 50's in El Verano, and worked for the Petaluma Argus Courier in the Circulation department for a number of years.
As per Mrs Fiinerty's request services will be private.
Published in Petaluma Argus-Courier from July 12 to Aug. 11, 2012