SALEM, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Peggy Ann (Brooks) Berg, 70, of Salem, Ohio, passed away at 8:15 a.m., Saturday, November 28, 2020, at her home following complications to COPD.
“As Peggy started her journey, our son Andy was waiting for his mother and took her by the hand as they walked down that Golden Path, hand and hand, to everlasting life.”
She was born on May 17, 1950, in Salem, the daughter of the late Herbert and Irene (McDonald) Brooks.
Peggy was a 1968 graduate of Leetonia High School and attended Kent State University studying in the field of social work.
Peggy was last employed in the Lisbon office of MCTA
She married her husband, Richard “Rick” on June 18, 1971 and this summer, celebrated 49 years together.
Along with her husband, she is survived by a son, Richard “Rich” (Julie) Berg; four grandchildren, Cade, Evan, Drew and Allan; siblings, Beverly Griffith of Salem, Donna (John) Buffone, Bette Getz and David (Pam) Brooks, all of Leetonia, Glenna (Kevin) Flick of Petersburg and her daughter-in-law, Angel Shafer of Salem.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her son, Andrew Berg; brothers, Frank, Ronnie, Keith, Richard and Darryl Brooks; a sister, Marlene White and two infant siblings.
A time of visitation will be from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m., on Saturday, December 5, 2020, at Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen & Sons Funeral & Cremation Services in Salem.
Services will follow at 11:00 a.m., with Pastor Cyndi Midlick, officiating.
Peggy will be laid to rest in Hope Cemetery in Salem.
The family has requested any donations made in Peggy’s honor go to the charity or organization of donors choosing.
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