Margaret L. ‘Peggy’ Longenecker

July 10, 1933 - Nov. 6, 2018


Margaret L. Longenecker, 85, Deer Park, Texas, formerly of Martinsburg, passed away Tuesday, November 6, 2018, at her home.

She was born in Williamsburg, daughter of the late Ellis N. and Margaret P. (Hare) Rice. She married D. Glenn Longenecker, and he preceded her in death on Feb. 1, 1996.

Surviving are a son, Jeffrey G. Longenecker (Connie) of Deer Park, Texas; a daughter, Wendy S. Forbes (Stewart) of Bear, Del.; seven grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; three brothers: Ellis C., Larry N. and Robert E. Rice; and a sister, Joyce M. Greer.

Peggy was a Williamsburg High School graduate and retired from Homewood at Martinsburg as a nursing shift scheduler.

She was a member of the Christian Missionary Alliance Church, and enjoyed crocheting, Bible study and Hallmark movies.

Friends will be received from 10:30 a.m. until the noon funeral service Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, at John K. Bolger Funeral Home Inc., Martinsburg, Pastor Jeff Lonsinger officiating. Interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery, Martinsburg.