Peggy A Degler

Visitation: Monday, August 13th, 2012 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Yurs Funeral Home of Geneva

Service: Tuesday, August 14th, 2012 at 11:00 am at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 1145 N. Fifth Ave., St. Charles IL 60174

Burial Location: Dodge City Cemetery, Mattoon IL


Peggy Ann Degler, age 66, of Geneva, died Saturday at her home.
She was born July 18, 1946 in Mattoon IL.

Peggy received an Associates Degree from Stevens College, and a Bachelors degree in Education from the University of Missouri. Peggy had taught School for many years for Geneva Public Schools. She was a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church and was active in the Prairie Star Quilt Guild.

She is survived by her husband Tom. Two sons, Nathan Degler of Pesotum, IL. And Aaron Degler of St. Charles. Also her mother, Virginia Walker Moritz, and a brother, Dennis (Kathy) Walker of Mattoon, IL.

She was preceded in death by her father, Harlan Walker and three brothers Rex, Howard and Sam Walker.

Funeral Services will be held 11:00 Tuesday, with a visitation from 10:00 Am til the time of service at Bethlehem Lutheran Church 1145 N. Fifth Ave St. Charles. Rev. Mark Larson officiating. Burial will be Wednesday, at Dodge Grove Cemetery Mattoon, Il. Visitation will be held from 5 to 8:00 P.M. Monday at the Yurs Funeral Home 1771 W. State Street (Rte 38) Geneva.

In Lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Bethlehem Lutheran Church P.O. Box 3850 St. Charles, IL. 60174.

For information please call the funeral home 630-232-7337 or


Denis Anderson from Rochelle IL

"My deepest sympathies to a neighbor I didn't know I had."

Donnie Benoit & Chris O'Brien from Herscher IL

"Tom, We are so sorry for your loss. May your happy memories help you through the rough times ahead. With our deepest sympathies, Donnie & Chris"

Barb Vlack from St. Charles IL

"Dear Tom, Aaron and Nathan,
I am deeply saddened to learn that Peggy has passed on. I am so sorry for your loss of a loving wife and mother. I will miss Her warm friendship at church and at quilt guild.

May the love of friends provide you with comfort and may God's mighty arms wrap around you and give you the assurance that He has provided eternal peace to our beloved Peggy.

God's richest blessings to you all.

Barb "

Jane Livingston from Elburn IL

"Peggy was a very special teacher and I am so sorry to hear of her passing. May God's blessing be on your family."





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