Peg passed away peacefully on February 9, 2019 at Foulk Manor North, at the age of 100.
Peg was born in Wilmington, the daughter of Frieda and Everett Pierce. She was predeceased by her brothers Earl and John and her husband Herbert E. Stone, Sr. Peg was a lifelong resident of Delaware, graduating from Conrad HS in 1937. She worked as a bookkeeper and receptionist at various locations. She was active in Zion Lutheran Church, serving on the altar guild and singing in the choir. Most of her time was spent as a homemaker and mother. She happily spent many of her senior years at Ingleside Retirement Home before moving to Foulk Manor.
Peg is survived by her daughters Phylis L. Wood (Ron) of Wilmington, and Patricia L. Stone (Robert Samuels) of Atlanta, GA; three grandchildren, Ron Wood, III (Katie), Stephen Wood (Hoang), and Karin Bockrath (Brian), and seven great-grandchildren.
A celebration of life will be held at McCrery & Harra Funeral Home, 3924 Concord Pike on Saturday, February 16 at 2 p.m., Friends may call after 1:00. Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to Zion Lutheran Church, 2101 Lancaster Ave, Wilm., DE 19805, or https://www.smsresearchfoundation.org/ in support of great-grandson Damian Wood.