Margueritte Ruth Hartz “Peggy” age 82 of Newark, Delaware passed away peacefully on January 12, 2017 at Manor Care nursing home. Born and raised in Dowingtown, Pennsylvania, the daughter of the late Paul W. and Eleanor Groff Detterline. She was a graduate of Downingtown High School class of 1953. She devoted her time being a loving wife, mother and second mom to many.
She was preceded in death by her husband William, grandchild Matthew Hartz and Brother Robert Detterline. She is survived by her son William Hartz (Sharon), and two daughters, Lori Clemmons (William) and Ann Ricard (Jules); Two grandchildren, William Hartz and Dawn Dunn (Thomas), also a great granddaughter Taylor Dunn; three siblings, Mary Jane wife of Charles West, Eleanor wife of Charles Rhinier and Paul husband of Eileen Detterline.
A visitation for Margueritte will be held on Thursday January 26, from 10:00-11:30 am with a service to begin at 11:30 at the McCrery and Harra Funeral Home, 3710 Kirkwood Highway Wilmington 19808. Burial will follow in Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery Bear, DE. In lieu of flowers donations to Ekklesia Fellowship Center, 113 N Lincoln Street, Wilmington, DE 19808.