In memory of
Margaret Ankney
In memory of
Margaret Ankney
Margaret "Peg" Ankney, passed peacefully into the arms of Jesus on Thursday, May 6, 2021. Born Nov. 24, 1927, she was predeceased by her husband, Merle Ankney. She is the mother of Jean Jesse (Gary) and Nancy Fligger, with whom she resided for the last 13 years; grandmother of Duane Jesse (Angie), Lisa Swartz (Stephanie), Christine Klemstine (Chris), Kim McMahan (Bob), Jason Jesse (Anne) and Craig Schwartz (Candis); great-grandmother to Paige, Taylor, Cole, Graham, Trevor, Erin, Ryan, Jude, Grace, Gabby and Maddie; and sister of William Hodge. She will be greatly missed by many friends and family. Peg lived life with intention and energy. She was co-owner of Hillside Ceramics and a lifelong member of First Baptist Church, Greensburg. She loved to cook big meals for her extended family. She attended college in her 40s, getting a Pennsylvania teacher license and then taught special needs students until her mid-80s. She loved to travel, collecting cow statues and her dog, Isabel. Friends will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, at LEO M. BACHA FUNERAL HOME INC., 516 Stanton St., Greensburg, PA 15601. A funeral service will begin at 11 a.m. Tuesday, at First Baptist Church, 1228 Armbrust Brinkerton Road, Greensburg, PA 15601, with the Rev. Scott A. Jones officiating. Interment will follow in Westmoreland County Memorial Park. Please be prepared to adhere to all current health guidelines, including face masks and social distancing. www.bachafh.com .
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516 Stanton St
Greensburg, PA 15601
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In memory of
Margaret Ankney
Margaret "Peg" Ankney, passed peacefully into the arms of Jesus on Thursday, May 6, 2021. Born Nov. 24, 1927, she was predeceased by her husband, Merle Ankney. She is the mother of Jean Jesse (Gary) and Nancy Fligger, with whom she resided for the last 13 years; grandmother of Duane Jesse (Angie), Lisa Swartz (Stephanie), Christine Klemstine (Chris), Kim McMahan (Bob), Jason Jesse (Anne) and Craig Schwartz (Candis); great-grandmother to Paige, Taylor, Cole, Graham, Trevor, Erin, Ryan, Jude, Grace, Gabby and Maddie; and sister of William Hodge. She will be greatly missed by many friends and family. Peg lived life with intention and energy. She was co-owner of Hillside Ceramics and a lifelong member of First Baptist Church, Greensburg. She loved to cook big meals for her extended family. She attended college in her 40s, getting a Pennsylvania teacher license and then taught special needs students until her mid-80s. She loved to travel, collecting cow statues and her dog, Isabel. Friends will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, at LEO M. BACHA FUNERAL HOME INC., 516 Stanton St., Greensburg, PA 15601. A funeral service will begin at 11 a.m. Tuesday, at First Baptist Church, 1228 Armbrust Brinkerton Road, Greensburg, PA 15601, with the Rev. Scott A. Jones officiating. Interment will follow in Westmoreland County Memorial Park. Please be prepared to adhere to all current health guidelines, including face masks and social distancing. www.bachafh.com .
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Services Provided By
Leo M. Bacha Funeral Home
516 Stanton St
Greensburg, PA 15601
Past Services ╲╱
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