Peggy D. Carlson, 52, of Quincy, died at 2:30 p.m. Sunday (October 8, 2017) in the Willow Creek Rehabilitation Center in Belleville, Illinois.
Born January 28, 1965 in Jerseyville, Illinois, Peggy was the daughter of Roger R. and
Sally D. Beauchamp Carlson.
Peggy was an avid reader and loved traveling and baking, especially making Christmas candy and cookies for her family. She was devoted to her family and loved babysitting her grandchildren.
Peggy attended Spoon River College before going to work at Walter Chatten Company in the Accounting and Parts Department for many years until 2008. She later attended and was a graduate of John Wood Community College with a degree in medical coding.
Survivors include her significant other of 20 years, Stuart Brunier; two children, Marcus Ayers of Quincy and Whitney Watson (Donald) of Quincy; three grandchildren, Maleah Watson, Makelti Watson and Myles Reardon; her father, Roger R. Carlson of Quincy; two brothers, Lance Carlson (Robin) and Chad Carlson both of Quincy; and many loving nieces and nephews.
Peggy was preceded in death by her mother, Sally Carlson.
Funeral services will be held Friday morning at 11:00 in the Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home with Pastor Brett Beauchamp officiating. Burial will be in Greenmount Cemetery.
Visitation will be Thursday evening from 4:00 to 7:00 and Friday morning from 10:30 until the time of services at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the Blessing Foundation for Hospice.