Peggie Ewing, 90, of Wellsville OH died at home on Friday June 26, 2015 following a brief illness.
Peggie was born in East Liverpool on November 11, 1924 a daughter of the late Win Bennett and Inez Barnes Bennett. Having lived her life in the area, Peggie was a 1942 graduate of Wellsville High School. She joined the Riverside Presbyterian Church in 1946 and through the years was an Elder, a Deacon and for 30 years taught Sunday School. During World War II, Peggie worked as a long distance telephone operator. She married Charles “Chuck” Ewing March 1, 1944. She spent the next 63 years devoting her life to her husband and family. Charles passed July 9, 2007.
Peggie is survived by a son: David Ewing and his wife Doris of Wellsville; two daughters: Deborah Michael and her husband Scott of Apopka FL and Amy Brophey and her husband Kenneth of Lexington SC; six grandchildren: Nichelle Cunningham and her husband Jack of East Liverpool, Michael Ewing and his wife Megan of Pittsburgh PA, Ashley Bird and her husband Tom of Pittsburgh PA, Jessica Padget and her husband William of Columbia SC, Erin Patton and her husband William of Charleston SC and Elizabeth Mashak and her husband Brady of Taylors SC and twelve great grandchildren: Hayden and Lauren Cunningham, Abigail and Lilian Ewing, Chloe and Olivia Bird, Katherine, Alexander, and Claire Padget, Andrew, Ethan and Charlie Mashak.
Services will be held at the Wellsville Chapel of the Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Homes on at 3 PM on Sunday June 28, 2015. Family will be present to receive friends at the funeral home from 12pm until the time of service at 3pm Sunday.
Family requests that in lieu of flowers donations be made to the Riverside Presbyterian Church.
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