Peggy Price

August 8, 1936 - July 14, 2022

Peggy Price, age 85 of Canton, passed away July 14th, 2022.

Peggy was born on August 8, 1936, in Clarkston, Michigan to Gerald and Wilma Thompson. She graduated from Pontiac High School and went on to earn her bachelor’s degree at Eastern Michigan University. Peggy then enrolled at the University of Michigan where she received her master’s degree in Gerontology. Beyond her work as a research analysist for the University of Michigan, Peggy was devoted to volunteering. She was active in running the Parents Without Partners group in Livonia as well as the Women’s Resource Center at Schoolcraft College. Even in her neighborhood, she belonged to “The Welcome Wagon”, a group of volunteers who would deliver welcoming baskets to new residents. Peggy lived a rich and productive life, dedicated to helping others. She will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.

Peggy was the beloved wife of Eldon for 55 years. Loving mother of Cindi (Dave) McClenaghan, Mitch Gephart, Jeff (Lisa) Walker and stepmother of Greg Price, Terry (Julie) Price, and Kim (Rick) Schaffer. Cherished grandmother of 11 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

A Celebration of Life will be held at the Price residence, Saturday, August 13, 2022 from 12:00 to 3:00 pm. Peggy will be laid to rest in Mt. Hope Memorial Gardens, Livonia.

Memorial donations in Peggy’s name can be made to the Humane Society of Huron Valley, 3100 Cherry Hill Rd., Ann Arbor, MI 48105.

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