Margaret “Peggy” Manson, of Waupaca, age 80, passed away on Sunday, November 13, 2016 at Appleton Medical Center.
She was born in Chicago on March 7, 1936 to the late Kenneth and Margaret (McQuaid) Roberts and was raised in Chicago. Peggy worked in the healthcare field for many years, the last 25 years at Appleton Medical Center before retiring in 2011. She loved her family and animals. She also enjoyed traveling and getting together with her Birthday Club girls.
She will be sadly missed by her children: Thomas Manson of IL, Steven (Sue) Manson of Chicago, Andrew Manson of IL, Margaret “Peggy” Ziemer of Menasha and Julie (fiancé, Danny Johnson) Manson of Waupaca; grandchildren: Todd, Michael, Jennifer, Nicole, Matthew, Donna, Jordan and Eric; great-grandchildren: Vincent, Haylee and Alyus; sister, Patricia (Dan) Brandt of Park Falls, WI; former husband, Mars (Nan) Manson of IL; stepbrother, Richard (Kathy) Zahn; sister-in-law, Betty Zahn; numerous, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, and a stepbrother, Eugene Zahn and special friend, Leeland Hein.
The Funeral Service will be on Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 2 p.m. at the Maple Crest Funeral Home. The visitation will be on Saturday at the funeral home from 12 p.m. until the time of the service. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery in Evanston, IL. A memorial has been established.