Peggy L. English, age 88 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., died Monday, July 9,
2012 at the Jefferson City Manor Nursing Center.
was born February 22, 1924 in Mokane, Missouri the daughter of Paul E. Dickson
and V. Blanche Taylor Dickson. She was
married on October 4, 1946 at Kansas City, KS to Robert D. English, who
preceded her in death on June 26, 1964.
resident of Central Missouri for most of her life, Peggy graduated from
Jefferson City High School.
did oil color tinting for English Studio part time and was employed with the
State of Missouri for many years including in the Enrolling Room of the
Missouri State Senate until her retirement October 1, 1982.
was a member of the First Christian Church.
include: two sons, Robert Bradford English and his wife Karen Farrar English of
Kansas City, Mo. and David Preston English and his domestic partner Robert
Dougherty of Palm Springs, California; two brothers, Clifford T. Wren and his
wife Pam of Jefferson City, Mo. and Julian C. Wren and his wife Gloria of
Jefferson City, Mo.; two granddaughters, Lindsay R. Beaird and her husband Alex
and Amy L. O’Keefe and her husband Sean, their Mother Marsha L. Mills; three
great-grandchildren, Tatum Baxter, Ethan Baxter, and Jackson Halbert.
was preceded in death by her parents; her step-father, J.T. Wren; her husband;
and one brother, Clyde Wren.
graveside services and interment will be conducted at Hawthorn Memorial
desiring may make memorial contributions to the Alzheimer’s Association,
Mid-Missouri Chapter, 2400 Bluff Creek Drive, Columbia, Mo. 65201
arrangements are under the direction of Freeman Mortuary.