Peggy M. Gilmore age, 85 of Missouri Valley, Iowa passed away on Sunday, January 26, 2020 at Longview Nursing Home in Missouri Valley, Iowa. Peggy was born June 30, 1934 in Blair, Nebraska to Charles and Evelyn (Wilkins) Gillett. Peggy graduated from Blair High School. She worked at Mutual of Omaha, the IRS, and did secretarial work. She enjoyed gardening, music, puzzles, family and she volunteered at St. Patrick’s Catholic School, Blue Birds and Campfire. Peggy married Thomas “Tom Gilmore May 23, 1954 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Missouri Valley, Iowa.
Preceded in death by her parents, husband Tom, brother-in-law Tim Hinrichs, special cousin Charles Gilmore Jr.
She is survived by her daughters: Rosemary Danielson of Missouri Valley, Iowa, Theresa Spencer and husband Eugene of Eagle Grove, Iowa, Cathy Gilmore of Omaha, Nebraska, grandchildren: Skye Sinnott and husband Brandon, Raymond Danielson, Shelby and significant other Corey, Michael Spencer and significant other Ari Aera Cura, P.J. Pitt; great grandchildren: Allainah, Aubree, Reilly and Miya Sinnott; step grandchildren: Sylvia McDonald and significant other Randy Barrineau, Joel Danielson and wife Meggan, step great grandchildren: Wes McDonald, Julie Danielson, Alissa McDonald, Teigen Danielson, Charlie McDonald, Tommy Danielson; sisters in law: Rosanne Hinrichs of Upper Black Eddy, Penn, Mary Ellen Scheer and husband Warren of Arlington, Nebraska.
Rosary will be 6:00 p.m. Friday with visitation to follow until 8:00 p.m. at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Missouri Valley, Iowa.
The family would like to invite everyone to a time of lunch and fellowship at the church following the committal service at the cemetery.
In Loving Memory Of Peggy M. Gilmore
Born June 30, 1934 Blair, Nebraska
Entered Into Rest January 26, 2020 Missouri Valley, Iowa Mass of Christian Burial 10:30 a.m.
Saturday, February 1, 2020 St. Patrick’s Catholic Church
Missouri Valley, Iowa
Celebrant Father Raphael Masabakhwa
Musician Lyle Waterhouse
“In The Arms of an Angel” “What A Wonderful World”
“Amazing Grace” “How Great Thou Art”
Honorary Casket Bearers
Robert Bogar Wayne Honz
Paul Vorthmann Jr. Ed Spencer
Mac McGrath Roger Smith
Rob Arrick Richard McDermott
Burton Kragskow Dondi Arrick
Larry Rohe Ray Lager
Final Resting Place Mt. Carmel Cemetery Missouri Valley, Iowa