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Peggy Ann Schoonhoven

August 26, 1925 February 28, 2019
Peggy  Ann  Schoonhoven
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Obituary for Peggy Ann Schoonhoven

Peggy Ann (Miller) Schoonhoven, 93, was called home with her beloved Savior on February 28, 2019 at Manor Court. Peg was born August 26, 1925 in Janesville, Wisconsin, the daughter of Flossie E. (Zweifel) Miller and Russell L. Miller. She spent her early years with her Mother and step-father, Glen Bear, in Cedarville. Following her graduation from Freeport High School, she married Harold Schoonhoven on December 5, 1943 at the Cedarville Evangelical Congregational Church. Harold passed away September 14, 2006. They continued to live in Cedarville for several years and were blessed with two sons, Terry Lee and Dennis Harold. The family moved to Freeport in 1954 where they celebrated 62 plus years of marriage.

Survivors include a granddaughter, Nisa Schoonhoven; grandson, Aaron (Morgan) Schoonhoven; great-granddaughter, Parker Louise; two daughters-in-law, Shelia Schoonhoven Korten and Christine Schoonhoven. Also surviving are many nieces and a nephew.

Peg was preceded in death by husband, both of her sons, her parents, and step-parents, sister, Mary Lou (Bear) Wootan; two brothers, Robert and Russell Miller Jr.

Memorial services celebrating Peg’s life will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday March 23, 2019 at Zion Church. Pastor Gardy Cronk and Pastor Steve Rios will officiate. A luncheon will be held in the Zion Fellowship Hall immediately following the service. A memorial has been established in Peg’s memory. Please sign her guestbook and share a memory at

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10:30 AM 3/23/2019 10:30:00 AM - 11:15 AM 3/23/2019 11:15:00 AM
Zion Church

4292 West Stephenson Street
Freeport, IL 61032

Zion Church
4292 West Stephenson Street Freeport 61032 IL
United States

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