Margaret R. “Peg/Peggy” Evans, Salem, Ohio

Stark Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Services

October 20, 2021

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SALEM, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Margaret R. “Peg/Peggy” Evans, 79, passed away Wednesday, October 20, 2021, at Salem Regional Medical Center with her family close to her side.

Peg was born September 27, 1942, in Gavers, Ohio, the daughter of the late Daniel and Margaret (Jarvis) Saling.

Peg, being a farm girl, loved their farm and grew up appreciating the outdoors.

Peg graduated from Lisbon David Anderson High School with honors.

She worked most of her life at Ohio Edison in the Salem office. After retiring from Ohio Edison, she continued her working career at their real estate and title business, McMillan Abstract Co., along with their son.

In addition to her parents, Peg was preceded in death by her brothers, John and Dan Saling.

Peg is survived by her husband, Larry Evans, whom she married July 14, 1962; two sons, Garry (Gina) Evans and Scott (Leslie) Evans; grandchildren, Tyler Evans, Lauren (Caleb) Wycoff and Michael Evans and great-grandchildren, Carter and Case Wycoff. Peg is also survived by her sisters, Lou Mae Hart and Mary (Gregg) Weinstock, along with many nieces and nephews and a very special young man, Hayden Johnson.

Family and friends will be received from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. Sunday, October 24, 2021, at Stark Memorial and from 9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Monday, October 25, 2021, at St. Paul Catholic Church.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 a.m. Monday, October 25 at the church with Father Robert Edwards officiating.

Burial will be at Grandview Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul School, 925 E. State Street, Salem, OH 44460.

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