Margaret “Maggie” McDermottMargaret “Maggie” McDermott, 87, of Grand Forks, ND passed away Saturday, May 25, 203 in Altru Hospital in Grand Forks.
Maggie was born June 10, 1925 in Grand Forks, ND. She was one of 5 children raised by her loving mother, Catherine Benson. She graduated from St. James Academy in Grand Forks and was valedictorian of her class. Maggie attended the University of North Dakota and was a member of Pi Beta Phi Sorority. She was employed with First National Bank, where she met her best friend and husband, Bernie McDermott. They were married on September 27, 1947 in St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Grand Forks. Maggie and Bernie enjoyed 54 years of marriage together. Bernie preceded her in death on September 28, 2001.