Obituaries

Peggy Thompson 1922 - 2009 Merriam

Private graveside services for Peggy Thompson, 87, Merriam, have been conducted.
Mrs. Thompson died Friday, June 12, 2009, at home.
She was born April 12, 1922, in Danville, Ill. She graduated from Lindenwood College in St. Charles, Mo., and served her country during World War II with the WAVES. After the war, she attended McConnell Air School for hostesses and then worked for Trans World Airlines for three years.
While at TWA, she met her future husband, Paul, a TWA pilot. They were married Dec. 2, 1950. He preceded her in death.
Survivors include two children, Scott and Tracey; and four grandchildren.
Amos Family Funeral Home, Shawnee, was in charge of arrangements.