Peggy Ann Newsome
Peggy Ann Newsome, 58, of Dunkirk passed away at 8:45 p.m. on Thursday, February 14, 2013 while in the company of family members at her residence. She was born on March 7, 1954 in Decatur to Eugene E. and Mary E. (Brewster) Robinson.
She graduated from South Adams High School in 1972. She was a self-employed co-owner at Newsome's Tree & Stump removal in Dunkirk for 19 years. She worked at CTS in Berne for 18 years, at Peytons in Bluffton for six years, and was the former owner of The Shamrock INN in Geneva for eight years. She was a member of the VFW Post 6751 Ladies Auxiliary. She loved gardening, camping, traveling and especially going on cruises with her husband.
She is survived by her mother of Geneva; her husband, Rick; two daughters, Tessa (Randy) Stevens; and Jennifer (Chris) Nibarger, both of Dunkirk; two sons, Trent (Breanna) Shaffer of Geneva; and Ricky (Teresa) Newsome of Dunkirk; sister, Betti Robinson of Geneva; brother, Roger (Shelly) Robinson of Geneva; and fourteen grandchildren, Brent Davis; Brandon Hollingsworth; Logan Hollingsworth; Skylar Newsome; Dallas Newsome; Rayma Newsome; Austin Roser; Jaiden Roser; Cameron Nibarger; and Caden Nibarger, all of Dunkirk; Grant Shaffer; and Collin Shaffer, both of Geneva; and Isaiah Newsome of Eaton.
She was preceded in death by her father.
Visitation will be from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 19 at MJS Mortuaries Dunkirk Chapel. Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, February 20 at Dunkirk Church of the Nazarene, 226 East Center Street, Dunkirk. Officiating will be Pastor Tom Fett. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Geneva.
Memorials may be made to the Jay County Cancer Society.
Arrangements provided by MJS Mortuaries Dunkirk Chapel.