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Margaret L. "Peggy" Martin

Margaret "Peggy" L. Martin, 94, of Hanover Twp., passed into eternal rest on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020, at Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore, surrounded by all who loved her.

Born in Wilkes-Barre on Nov. 5, 1925, she was a daughter of the late Wesley and Margaret Miller.

Prior to retiring, Margaret was employed by American Tobacco for 26 years. She enjoyed doing puzzles and creating sequined calendars.

Margaret was the matriarch of the family. She was the picture of strength to all who knew her. She battled tirelessly for many years and will be forever remembered and loved.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Frederick Martin, in 1975; daughters, Beverly Martin; and Marlene Ronchetti; granddaughter, Jessica Ronchetti; her sisters, Bessie Dennis; and Audrey Curry; and her brothers, George, Donald and Monte Miller.

Surviving are her son, Frederick Martin and his wife, Isabelle Kirkpatrick-Martin, Hanover Twp.; daughter, Margaret Wolfe and her husband, Henry, Wilkes-Barre; granddaughters, Angelique, Gabrielle, Sarah and Olivia; great-grandchildren, Matthew, Dennis, Dominick, Lily and Nicholas; great-great-grandchildren, Isabella, Vincent and Noah; brother, Wesley Miller; and several nieces and nephews.

Margaret's family would like to thank the staff of Hospice of the Sacred Heart for their care and comfort.

A viewing will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Kniffen O'Malley Leffler Funeral & Cremation Services Inc., 465 S. Main St. Wilkes-Barre.
Published in Citizens' Voice on Feb. 14, 2020
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