Margaret Ankney
1927 - 2021
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Margaret "Peg" Ankney, passed peacefully into the arms of Jesus on Thursday, May 6, 2021. Born Nov. 24, 1927, she was predeceased by her husband, Merle Ankney. She is the mother of Jean Jesse (Gary) and Nancy Fligger, with whom she resided for the last 13 years; grandmother of Duane Jesse (Angie), Lisa Swartz (Stephanie), Christine Klemstine (Chris), Kim McMahan (Bob), Jason Jesse (Anne) and Craig Schwartz (Candis); great-grandmother to Paige, Taylor, Cole, Graham, Trevor, Erin, Ryan, Jude, Grace, Gabby and Maddie; and sister of William Hodge. She will be greatly missed by many friends and family. Peg lived life with intention and energy. She was co-owner of Hillside Ceramics and a lifelong member of First Baptist Church, Greensburg. She loved to cook big meals for her extended family. She attended college in her 40s, getting a Pennsylvania teacher license and then taught special needs students until her mid-80s. She loved to travel, collecting cow statues and her dog, Isabel. Friends will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, at LEO M. BACHA FUNERAL HOME INC., 516 Stanton St., Greensburg, PA 15601. A funeral service will begin at 11 a.m. Tuesday, at First Baptist Church, 1228 Armbrust Brinkerton Road, Greensburg, PA 15601, with the Rev. Scott A. Jones officiating. Interment will follow in Westmoreland County Memorial Park. Please be prepared to adhere to all current health guidelines, including face masks and social distancing. www.bachafh.com.

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Published in Tribune Review from May 9 to May 10, 2021.
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May 9, 2021
Deepest Sympathy to Nancy and family. I've known Peg for a long time, I worked with her at Clairview. She's a wonderful kind lady.
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Eva Krause
May 9, 2021
To all Family and Friends so sorry for your Loss Peg was a extremely loved precious Lady whom will never be forgotten. She was a absolute Angel sent here on this earth to bring Love, Kindness and Laughter to whom ever she met. Blessings, Prayers Healing Thoughts to all! RIP Sweet Angel Mike Ross III Viera Florida
Mike Ross III
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May 8, 2021
I was one former student at st.clair school in Greensburg pa. She was Good teacher
Katherine
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