Peggy J. Hinkle, 89, of Bellefontaine, passed away at 8:20 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 23, 2017, at Logan Acres. She was born in Van Wert on Dec. 30, 1927, to the late Arthur and Freeda Jeweal Irwin.
She is survived by her daughters, Cheryl (Ross) Zahner, Judy Brenner and Jill (Gary) Price; son-in-law, Robert Stewart; seven grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; 15 great-great grandchildren; sisters, Barbara (Ervin) Ross, Daisey (Kermit) Garner, Kathryn (Michael) McGill, Margie (Gary) Ross, Jane (Paul) Lengerich and Jackie Haviland; brother, Steve (Janie) Irwin; and many nieces and nephews.
She also was preceded in death by daughters, Peggy Sue Stewart and Debbie Hinkle; sisters, Dorothy Cook and Sally Ross; and brothers, Jimmy Irwin and Michael Irwin.
Peggy attended the First Christian Church in Bellefontaine and was a member of the Logan County Friendly Senior Center. She enjoyed reading and watching television. Peggy loved being around her grandkids and spending time with her retired friends. Christmas was Peggy’s favorite time of year. All who loved her will miss her.
Pastor Bryan Meadows officiates a funeral service at 1 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 28, at the Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 321 N. Main St., Bellefontaine, where visitation is two hours prior to the service. Burial is in Huntsville Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Universal Home Health and Hospice, 701 S. Main St., Bellefontaine, OH 43311.
Express condolences at www.edsfh.com.