Obituary for Margaret L. "Peggy" Wert
Margaret L. “Peggy” Wert, 80, of 92 Barton St., Lock Haven, passed away Sunday, December 3, 2017 at Lock Haven Hospital.
Peggy was born in Malden, Massachusetts on April 27, 1937, the daughter of the late Vincent and Elizabeth M. Malaison LeBlanc.
She was a graduate of Chatham High School of Chatham, Massachusetts.
On September 1, 1956 in Malden, Massachusetts Peggy married C. Wayne Wert whom survives.
She was employed as a seamstress at the Woolrich Woolen Mills Avis plant for many years before her retirement.
Peggy was an active member of the Lock Haven First Church of Christ and enjoyed preparing pumpkin rolls and hoagies for their fundraising events.
Peggy was an avid sewer and baker and was proud to have been a loyal blood donor throughout her life. Following retirement she volunteered on a weekly basis at the Salvation Army of Lock Haven. She also served as Judge of Elections for the Lock Haven Fifth Ward for many years. Most of all, Peggy adored the time she spent with her family, especially her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by four children, Timothy (Amy) of Dallastown, Pamela (William) Herman of Lock Haven, Daniel (Sabrina) of Pleasant Gap and Peter (Bree) of Lock Haven; two brothers, Edward and John LeBlanc, both of Massachusetts; fourteen grandchildren; and sixteen great grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Kenneth LeBlanc.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 from 5 to 8p.m. at the Lock Haven First Church of Christ, corner of Water and Vesper St., Lock Haven, Pa 17745.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Lock Haven First Church of Christ.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Donald G. Walker Funeral Home, Inc., 231 High St., Flemington, Pa 17745.
Online condolences may be sent by visiting www.donaldwalkerfuneralhome.com