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home : obituaries : obituaries   May 24, 2016

1/10/2013 11:30:00 AM
Margaret 'Peggy' Atherton

Margaret “Peggy” Atherton, 78, of Waterman, formerly of Paw Paw, died Jan. 8, 2013, in Bethany Health Care Center, Dekalb.

A funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday in Torman Funeral Home, Paw Paw. Interment will follow at South Paw Paw Cemetery.

Visitation will be two hours prior to services Saturday at the funeral home.

She was born Oct. 20, 1934, in Chicago to Rudolph and Hermione (Dvorak) Schwimmer. She married William G. Atherton.

She is survived by two daughters, Joan (David) Bobson of DeKalb and Carolyn Atherton of Plainfield; four grandchildren; one great-grandson; one brother, Harry (Barbara) Schwimmer of Lowell, Ind.; and one sister, Charlotte Brebach of Albuquerque, N.M.

She was preceded in death by her husband, William; one brother, Rudolph Schwimmer, and one sister, Lolita Hayward.

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