Posted 11-08-05 (The following obituary was taken from the Capital Times/Wisconsin State Journal website 11/01/05 listings. Reanne was a member of the Class of 1960, but is remembered by many Madison West Alumni outside of her class – Chuck Radke
MADISON -Reeanne Finnigan Grans died on Saturday, Oct. 29, 2005. She was a lifelong resident of Madison. Reeanne graduated from West High School and attended Hamline University in St. Paul, Minn. She was employed by the state of Wisconsin at the Oregon School for Girls and as a rehab counselor for the visually impaired for more than 27 years. Reeanne was a member of the Madison Civics Club and Bethany United Methodist Church. She enjoyed working on the class reunion committee and having lunch with her WKOW television friends. Reeanne was very caring and generous to her family and friends. She is survived by two brothers, Stephen (Mary) Finnigan of Windham, Maine, and Arthur (Lois) Finnigan of Independence, Iowa; seven nieces and nephews, Carrie, Stephen (Jenni), Shanda, Mindy (Ken), Jeff, Lisa and Paul; and many dear friends. A memorial visitation will be held from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. today, Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2005, AT CRESS FUNERAL HOME, 3610 Speedway Road, Madison. Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, November 2, 2005, at the funeral home.
Cress Funeral & Cremation Service 3610 Speedway Road 608) 238-3434 http://www.cressfuneralservice.com