Margaret A. “Peggy” Groff, age 86, of Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family on Friday, March 24, 2017.
She was born and raised in Lancaster, PA and was the daughter of the late Lydia Elizabeth (Ream) and Charles V. Arms. Peggy was a graduate of Millersville. She was a teacher for 30 years, teaching at Ritchie and Darley Road Schools. Peggy was a long time member of The Church of the Ascension, where she sang in the choir and active in the Women’s Guild. She loved to play bridge, dance and attend shows at the Playhouse Theater.
Peggy is survived by her husband of 67 years, Frank; 2 children, Barbara Berheide (Mike) and Andrew (Marcia) and 2 grandchildren, Lauren Walmsley (Sean) and Alexandra Groff.
A memorial service to celebrate the life of Peggy will be held on Friday, March 31, at 1pm, at The Church of the Ascension, 3717 Philadelphia Pike, Claymont, DE 19703, where a reception will follow at the church.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to Peggy’s church.
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