WAUSEON -- Margaret "Peg" Boyers, 57, of Wauseon, passed away peacefully at her home Sunday night, July 20, 2014, with her family by her side.
She was born in Defiance, Ohio, on June 26, 1957, to the late Robert McBroom and Lucile (Keller) McBroom. She was a 1975 graduate of Defiance High School. On March 23, 1985, she married Jeffrey Boyers at the First Christian Church in Wauseon. For several years, Peg worked as a teacher's aide for Wauseon Public Schools until her illness prevented her from serving. Peg was a member of St. Caspar Catholic Church. A few of her many hobbies included traveling, crafts, scrapbooking, trivia games and watching old movies. Peg will be remembered as a great cook and most of all for her great generosity and love shown to family and friends.
She is survived by her husband of 29 years, Jeff Boyers; children, Emma Boyers and Alex Boyers; sisters, Judy Zinober, Janet Carter and Pat (Kevin) Newcomb; brothers, Fred (Kay) McBroom, Denny McBroom and Mike (Toni) McBroom; and feline family members, Willow and Jasper. In addition to her parents, Peg was preceded in death by her brother, C. Richard McBroom; and sister, Phyllis A. Kappes.
Family and friends will be received from 3-8 p.m. Thursday, July 24, 2014, at Barnes Funeral Chapel, 5825 Ohio 109, in Delta, with a vigil service beginning at 7:30 p.m. A Memorial Mass for Peg will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Caspar Catholic Church, 1205 N. Shoop Ave., in Wauseon. Father David Bruning will be officiating. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, those wishing an expression of sympathy are asked to consider contributions to Community Health Professionals Hospice, 230 Westfield Drive, Archbold, Ohio 43502; or Sara's Garden, 620 W. Leggett St., Wauseon, Ohio 43567, in her memory. Online condolences may be sent to the family through the website at www.barnesfuneralchapel.com.