Peggy Jane Miller, 57, of Houston, Texas passed away on Tuesday, March 11, 2014, at St. Luke's Hospital-Sugarland, after a hard fought battle with cancer and resulting complications. Peggy was born on December 13, 1956 in Houston where she spent her entire life. She was contracts manager for Scientific Drilling International, Inc. for the past 12 years and was known and highly regarded for her hard work and dedication to her job. She was a great cook and loved hosting family get-togethers, always making sure there was more than enough food for everyone. In her spare time, she enjoyed gardening and maintained a vast assortment of plants and flowers. She very much enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, her doodlebugs, Daphne, and her cat, Kitty. Peggy was preceded in death by her parents, Don and Marie Miller, her elder brother, David Miller, and her firstborn son, Joshua Heftie. She is survived by her sons, Nathaniel and Aaron Heftie, both of Houston, and their respective spouses, Sean and Sarah, her granddaughter, Daphne, as well as numerous family and friends. She was and always will be loved by those who knew her and will be missed by all those that she touched in her life. The family wishes to thank the hard working, courteous, and excellent staff of St. Luke's Hospital-Sugarland who provided her with outstanding care over the last several months. And they would especially like to thank her wonderful doctor, Dr. Mark Lewis, for his outstanding care, and all the time, effort, and dedication he put into her treatment and care.
Visitation will be Friday, March 14, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Forest Park Westheimer Funeral Home. Funeral Service will be 2:00 pm on Saturday, March 15, 2014 in the Chapel of Forest Park Westheimer. Interment will follow at Forest Park Westheimer Cemetery.