Peggy “Peg” Ann Briggs passed away September 9, 2017. She was born January 19, 1947 to the late William Machaterre and Christine Shaffer in Toledo, Ohio. Peg was a graduate of Springfield High School, class of 1965.
Peg enjoyed bird watching in her backyard and local parks as well as fishing and the outdoors. She enjoyed making crafts with friends such as ceramics, fused glass, and stained glass. After becoming a grandmother Peg enjoyed spending time with her grandson. She was an active member of the Glass City Corvette Club and attended multiple trips with the club. Peg worked at multiple health care companies such as; Blue Cross Blue Shield, Medical Value Plan, American Community Mutual Insurance Group, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, and retired in 2013 from Health Alliance Plan.
Left to cherish Peg’s memory is her loving husband, of 46 years, Butch Briggs; children, Rodney (Sarah) Briggs, LeAnn Briggs; grandchild, Mason; and many brothers, sisters, nieces, and nephews.
The family will be receiving guests Thursday, September 14, 2017 from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Newcomer Funeral Home, 4752 Heatherdowns Blvd., Toledo (419 381 1900). Services will begin at 7:00 p.m., casual attire welcome.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made out to the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Ohio.