Obituary for Peggy Gee


Peggy S. Gee, age 71, of Stonefort, IL passed away February 1, 2019 at Herrin Hospital in Herrin, IL.

She was born April 23, 1947 to the late James and Rosalea (Beal) Travis in Harrisburg, IL. Peggy married Norman Gee in December of 1981, he preceded her in death in February 2016. She was a Licensed Practical Nurse and worked at several hospitals including Doctors Hospital, Harrisburg Medical Center, Western Baptist. Peggy loved her pets, sewing, gardening, baking and hunting with Norman.

Peggy is survived by one son; Rusty and wife Karen Alexander of Harrisburg, IL; one daughter, Robin Johnston of Raleigh, IL; three grandchildren, Cody and wife Nicole Sowels, Courtney Sowels, Brett Buchanan; three great-grandchildren, Drake, Tucker, Kori; sister, Sharon and husband Charlie McDonald of Harrisburg, IL.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Norman Gee.

A graveside service will be 2:00 pm on Thursday, February 7, 2019 at Pleasant Ridge Cemetery in Delwood, IL. Rev. Bob Patton will conduct the service.

Memorials may be made to the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery, c/o Dennis Randolph, 82 Burden Falls Road, Harrisburg, IL 62946.