CANFIELD Funeral services will be held on Saturday Sept. 3, 2011, at 11 a.m. at the Pleasant Grove Presbyterian Church, 3919 Southern Blvd., Youngstown, for Peggy Roberts Reinhardt, 66, who left her loved ones on Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011, after a lengthy and courageous illness with diabetes.
She was born June 10, 1945, in Youngstown, the daughter of the late Walter Roberts and Sally (Thomas) Roberts Greenwood.
Peggy attended the Boardman Schools and graduated in 1963. She was proudly voted Prom Queen of her senior class.
While in school, she volunteered at Southside Hospital and helped out in the medical building at the Canfield Fair. In her younger days upon graduation, she worked for the late Dr. Alfred Mangie as a dental assistant. She was a real estate agent for Burgan Realty Company for 23 years and retired in 2009. During that time, Peggy was a member of the Board of Realtors Presidents Club for 18 consecutive years.
Peggy loved to sing and was an active member of the Youngstown Chapter of Sweet Adelines in which, she also sang in a barbershop quartet called The Taper Tones. As a member of the Pleasant Grove Presbyterian Church she sang in the choir.
Along with her busy schedule, she was a part-time model for Two Girls Two, a ladies specialty shop.
Peggy is survived by her two sons, Jeffrey Reinhardt of Dallas and Kevin (fiancée Melissa) Reinhardt of Columbus; four grandchildren, Justin and Sydney Reinhardt of Texas and Jack and Lauren Reinhardt of Columbus; a sister, Carole (Paul) Gatchell of Poland; loving nieces, Debbie (Tom) Bierdeman and Paula (Jim) Marco; great-nephews Ryan Brandan and Zachary Bierdeman and Jimmy Marco; and great-niece Alexa Marco. Peggy also leaves her caring and devoted friend, Tom Krispli.
Friends may call Friday, Sept. 2, 2011, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Thompson Funeral Home, 4221 Market St., Boardman and on Saturday from 10 to 11 a.m. at the church.
As an expression of sympathy, donations can be made out to the American Diabetes Association, 1815 West Market St., Suite 108, Akron, OH 44313, or to Pleasant Grove Presbyterian Churchs Music Department, 3919 Southern Blvd., Youngstown, OH, 44512.
Peggy had many friends and everyone she knew was her Best Friend. She was a very caring person, never failing to help anyone in need.
Hey Peg, we shall miss you. With a song in your heart, keep smiling.