Peggy Ann Verble

CENTRALIA — It is with great sadness that the family of Peggy Ann Verble, 69, announces her passing on Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, at the Fireside House of Centralia Nursing Home in Centralia.

Peggy was born Sept. 20, 1948, in Des Moines, Iowa to Chester D. and Rufina A. (Hugo) Clawson. Peggy was married to Clarence L. Verble Dec 19, 1964, in Centralia. They were later divorced.

Mrs. Verble is survived by a son, Daniel L. Verble of Coupeville, WA and a daughter, Jill C. (Verble) Lee of Walnut Hill; plus seven grandchildren: Naomie Welshans of Coupeville, WA, Amanda Khale of Fairbury, IL, Bryan Verble and Kathryn Verble of Coupeville, WA, Danielle Bradley of Rantoul, IL and Cedric Bradley II and Trenton Lee of Walnut Hill; six great-grandchildren: Joshua and Rebecca Robinson of Coupeville, WA, Joeseph Frazier of Fairbury, IL, Marley Molck, Dominic Ramirez, and Cruz Ramirez of Rantoul, IL; and sister, Marsha J. Rowekamp of Shattuc.

Mrs. Verble was preceded in death by her parents, step-dad Frank Sage; daughter in-law Laura L. Verble; brother-in-law Bernard P. Rowekamp; three aunts; three uncles; and two cousins.

Peggy worked at Wheaton Plastics for 30 plus years. She was a very loving, compassionate person and a wonderful mother. She was a faithful member of the Lutheran denomination and most of all loved the Lord, her family and her companion chihuahuas, especially Peaches. Most of all she loved spending time with her family.

Per her request cremation rites were accorded and a celebration of Peggy’s life will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, January 4, 2018, at the Sutherland-Garnier Funeral Home in Centralia with Rev. Nathan Wollenberg officiating.

Visitaiton will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday evening at the funeral home. Memorials can be made to the ASPCA and will be accepted at the Sutherland-Garnier Funeral Home.

Sutherland-Garnier Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Centralia is honored to be of service to the Verble Family.

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