ELBURN – Margaret "Peggy" Gallegos, 83, of Elburn, passed from this life to eternal life on Friday, Feb. 22, 2013, surrounded by the love and prayers of her devoted family.
She is survived by her three children, Michael (Barbara) Gallegos, Madelyn (Gregory) Harmon and Sandra (Bob) Wicklund; her grandchildren, Katherine (Andy), Shelly (Chris), Nikki (Pete), Kelly (Matt), Steve, Eric (Courtney), David and Greg; and her great-grandchildren, Olivia, Piper, Ben, Reilly, Brady, Kelsey, Nola, Molly and Quinn.
Visitation will be from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27, at Conley Funeral Home, 116 W. Pierce St. in Elburn. A funeral service celebrating her life will begin at 7 p.m. following visitation, with Pastor Phillip Miller of Christ Community Church officiating.
In lieu of flowers a memorial has been established in her name to benefit "TAILS Humane Society" in DeKalb. Checks may be made to the "TAILS Humane Society" and mailed in care of the Margaret Gallegos Memorial at P.O. Box 66, Elburn, IL 60119. Tributes may also be forwarded to the same address or online at www.conleycare.com.