Anna Marie Peepers (nee Robertson), age 87 of Elyria, Ohio (Lorain County) died Sunday, July 30, 2006 at EMH Regional Medical Center, Elyria following a lengthy illness.
She was born May 29, 1919 in Lakewood, Ohio.
She attended school in Rocky River until the eleventh grade, and then moved to North Olmsted, Ohio where she graduated.
During WWII she served as a Navy WAVE and was stationed in Washington, D.C.
She was a self employed beautician who had owned Rie's Beauty Salon for twenty years.
She had resided in Elyria, Ohio the past 21 years having moved from North Ridgeville, OH.
Mrs. Peepers enjoyed sewing, crocheting, cake decorating, camping and reading.
She was a dedicated baptized Jehovah's Witness for thirty-five years, and was a member of the Jehovah Witness Kingdom Hall on Chestnut Ridge Road in Elyria.
Surviving are her husband of sixty years, Berton E. Peepers, son, Patrick Peepers ( Deborah ) of Spencer, Ohio, daughter, Cherie Sanborn ( Dave ) of Streetsboro, Ohio, and her sister, Betty Carpenter of Elyria; two grandchildren, Christy Merrow and Danny Kegg, both of Streetsboro; and ten great-grandchildren.
Anna Marie was preceded in death by her parents, William and Carrie Robertson ( nee Cornish ); brother, Richard Robertson; and her niece, Denise Beckley in March of 2000.
The family will receive friends 2-4 and 7-9 PM Wednesday at the David Bogner Family Funeral Home 36625 Center Ridge Road, North Ridgeville, Ohio where funeral services will be held at 10:30 AM Thursday.
Interment will follow at Resthaven Memory Gardens, Avon, Ohio.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer Association, 12200 Fairhill Road Cleveland, OH 44120
Lakewood is a city in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States. It is part of the Greater Cleveland Metropolitan Area, and borders the city of Cleveland, Ohio