Peggy A. Turngren

Peggy A. Turngren

A Celebration of Life service for Peggy A. Turngren of Monticello will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept.26, 2020 at the Monticello Golf Club.

Turngren, 63, passed away at 9:47 a.m. on July 2, 2020.

Peggy was born on June 28, 1957 in Chicago Heights, IL the daughter of Leroy and Jacqueline (Rogina) Hennessy.

Peggy is survived by her sons, Erik (Laura) Turngren of Crystal Lake, Travis Turngren and Kyle (Christina) Turngren both of Monticello; grandchildren, Emily and Madeline; and sister-in-law, Sandy Hennessy of Wheaton. She was preceded in death by her parents Leroy and Jaqueline and a brother Tim Hennessy.

Peggy graduated from the University of Illinois with a degree in Interior Design. Peggy was a devoted hockey Mom – She spent her time driving her sons to hockey practice and even stepped in to coach on a few occasions.

Peggy worked at the Monticello Drug Store for 17 years and enjoyed visiting with everyone in the community. She was a member of St. Philomena Catholic Church in Monticello.

Peggy would watch any hockey game on TV but loved the Chicago Blackhawks and enjoyed all Illini sports.

Memorials may be made to: The Piatt County Animal Shelter or A Small Hand – Piatt County Infant Needs and Diaper Pantry.

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