- October 26, 1935 - January 26, 2013
- Seymour, Connecticut
of Margaret Mary's Passing
- In memory of Peggy, the family requests that a donation be made to the:
Alzheimer's Association, CT Chapter
2075 Silas Deane Hwy, Suite 100
Rocky Hill, CT 06067
or The Benedictine Sisters of Pittsburgh
4530 Perrysville Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15229
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“How sorry I am to learn of your mother's passing. She was such a pleasant lady and I enjoyed her company a number of times. My sincere sympathy to...Read More »
1 of 17 | Posted by: Mark Kasmin - Colebrook, CT
“My deepest sympathy.
I will miss you Peg but the memory of you will live on in my heart. Our friendship, secrets , sorrows and many wonderful family...Read More »
2 of 17 | Posted by: Judy Spivak lakkis - CA - friend
“Rest in Peace, Margaret. My thoughts and prayers are with the Llewellyn family.
3 of 17 | Posted by: Caitlin Fitzsimmons - Ansonia, CT
“Mary, reading your mother's life story tells me she was a person who loved her community and the people in it. It's nice to know we still have ...Read More »
4 of 17 | Posted by: sue martovich - oxford, CT
“I am so sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts. May God guide you through this sad journey.
5 of 17 | Posted by: Cathy Llewellyn Wachter - PA
“Dear Mary and family,
My sincerest sympathies to your and your family on the loss of your Mom.
You are in my heart and in my prayers.
7 of 17 | Posted by: Illona Vitali FitzGerald - CT
I sincerely extend my deepest sympathy to you and your family. Your mom
was a devoted mother and wife. She was dedicated to her church and...Read More »
8 of 17 | Posted by: Susan Nolan Capozzo
I'm so sorry to hear about your mom's passing and send you my most sincere thoughts of sympathy and my prayers.
Even way back, when we...Read More »
9 of 17 | Posted by: Celeste Krahl - North Branford, CT
“Hi Cousins Ed and Jim and family and Mary, Sue and David,
We are so sorry to hear of Peggy's passing. I have lots of fond memories during our...Read More »
10 of 17 | Posted by: Helen Gebhart and Bob Wolf - TX
“I am very saddened to hear of your Mother's passing, it has been a rough road for you all. Remember that God is embracing her along with you Father,...Read More »
11 of 17 | Posted by: Carol Yarrison - Plymouth, CT
I didn't know your mother but she must have been a very special person to have raised a daughter as loving and devoted as you. Please be kind...Read More »
12 of 17 | Posted by: Sue Carroll Downey - Mount Holly, NC
What a wonderful and special relationship you had with your mother. My deepest sympathy for you and your family. I pray that you are filled...Read More »
13 of 17 | Posted by: Cindy Llewellyn Porter - PA
“God bless you all during this difficult time of loss. You are in my prayers
14 of 17 | Posted by: Lisa Bentham
“Mary, I didn't know your mother had a particular devotion to the Little Flower of Lisieux. I recall that St. Theresa wrote that after her death she...Read More »
15 of 17 | Posted by: Nancy Llewellyn - Los Gatos, CA
“Mom, our journey together may not have been what we would have hoped for, but I don't regret one second of one day spent with you. You were a...Read More »
16 of 17 | Posted by: Mary Llewellyn - Seymour, CT
“Offering our deepest condolences during this time, our thoughts are with you
17 of 17 | Posted by: Carl, Gina & The Staff at Miller-Ward Funeral Home - CT
Margaret Mary "Peggy" Chapman Llewellyn, age 77, of Seymour, beloved wife of 50 years to the late William D. "Bill" Llewellyn, entered into eternal rest on Saturday, January 26, 2013 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Pittsburgh, Pa. on October 26, 1935, the daughter of the late Waldo and Mary Scheckel Chapman. Peggy was a devout communicant of St.Vincent Ferrer Parish of Naugatuck. She was a Roman Catholic with a special devotion to St. Therese of Lisieux. She graduated from St. Benedict Academy in Pittsburgh, Pa. Peggy was a school health aide at Center Annex School in Seymour; she then went on to work as a Library Aide at the Seymour Middle School. She also worked as the Seymour Town Tax Collector. She was the Seymour Republican Registrar of Voters and a member of the Seymour Republican Town Committee; she was also a member of the Seymour Library Board of Directors and served a term as board president. Peggy was an avid reader, especially of mysteries and historical fiction, and enjoyed doing crossword puzzles and playing Scrabble. She enjoyed travel and art and had a keen interest in American and English history and the British royal family. She loved music, especially Broadway and movie musicals, and enjoyed watching television and old movies. Peggy will be sadly missed by her family and friends.
Her family includes her beloved son David W.B. Llewellyn of Rockville, MD and Greencastle, Pa., two devoted daughters Mary F. Llewellyn of Seymour and Susan M. Llewellyn of Lake Ridge,Va., two caring brothers Edward L. Chapman of Pembroke Pines, Fla., and James W. Chapman of Pittsburgh, Pa., and several loving nieces and nephews. She loved cats, and was comforted in her last years by the companionship of her cat Grady.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, February 1, 2013 at 10:00 am DIRECTLY at St. Vincent Ferrer Church, 1006 New Haven Rd., Naugatuck. Interment in the family plot at Mountain Meadows Cemetery, Seymour will follow. Friends and relatives may call on Thursday, January 31, 2013 from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm at the Miller-Ward Funeral Home, 260 Bank Street, (Route 67, opposite Klarides Village), Seymour. In memory of Peggy, the family requests that a donation be made to the Benedictine Sisters of Pittsburgh, 4530 Perrysville Ave., Pittsbugh, PA 15229, the Seymour Public Library, 46 Church Street, Seymour, CT 06483, or The Alzheimer's Association CT Chapter, 2075 Silas Deane Hwy, Suite 100, Rocky Hill, CT 06067. To light a virtual candle or to leave online condolences, please visit www.millerwardfuneralhome.com