Peggy Myers Morrow, passed peacefully at home in Overland Park, Kansas, on Monday, October 1, 2018 at 85 years of age, after valiantly fighting Alzheimer’s disease for 16 years. Peggy was born April 4, 1933 in Baltimore, Ohio to Cora Belle and Owen R. Jackson.
Peggy, the original “Super Mom” was a graduate of Liberty Union High School. She also graduated Magna Cum Laude from Ohio University while working for the Anchor Hocking Corporation and raising three children. She graduated with Bachelor of Science and education degrees. She developed the Anchor Hocking scientific library, taught 5th grade at Bloom Carroll for many years, and was on their Board of Education. She was also the Vice President and Co-owner of the Jon-Wesley Insurance Company where she was passionate when it came to helping her customers and friends.
Peggy cherished her family, loved ones, and community. She was an accomplished pianist, an avid gardener, loved to travel, was the perfect hostess, and was known for her beauty, grace and excellent cooking. She was a member of the Garden Club, the Rose Society, the Red Hat Society, and loved the symphony. She was very philanthropic and supported World Vision. She and her late husband Kenneth Morrow were members of the The 2nd Presbyterian Church of Newark, Ohio. Most importantly, she took pride in and celebrated her children and grandchildren.
She is survived by her brother Ralph Jackson, daughters Jennifer (Rex) Hudler, Elizabeth (Phillip) Peck, Arlene (John) Pezzone, Barb (Dan) Price, grandchildren; Alyssa, Cade, William, and David Hudler; Teena & Jonathon Myers; Bryan, Eric, and Todd Peck; Matthew Pezzone; Sophie Price, many nieces and nephews and many great grandchildren including Kaleb Myers. She was preceded in death by husbands Harry Myers and Kenneth Morrow; sons Jon & Mark Myers; and granddaughter, Stephanie Pezzone Brady.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Fisher Center for Alzheimer’s Research Foundation; alzinfo.org/donate or Team Up for Down Syndrome; teamupfordownsyndrome.org/donate.html
The memorial service for Peggy Myers Morrow and the late Kenneth L. Morrow, who passed away at age 95 on March 21, 2018 will be held Saturday, October 13, 2018 at the Baltimore United Methodist Church, 200 W. Market St., Baltimore, Ohio 43105. Visitation will begin at 1:00 pm and Service to begin at 2:00 pm, followed by internment at Betzer Cemetery in Carroll, Ohio.