Obituary of Erika Pegg
It is with a heavy heart that I inform you of the passing of my closest friend and cherished wife for nearly 64 years. Erika Pegg. She passed away at five minutes to midnight on Monday March 6th, at
She is survived by her immediate family of husband Ron and children Ron and Elizabeth (Phil). Erika also has a brother Karl (Margaret) and a sister Karen and has a deceased sister Marianne.
Erika was born in 1931 in
Shortly after marriage we purchased a new house in
When the children were in senior school Erika returned to teaching first part-time, and later fulltime. She taught Special Reading classes in Peel until we retired in 1987.
ln early retirement we spent considerable time in Muskoka and were active in snowmobiling, downhill skiing and cross-country skiing. ln 1988 we purchased a house in Riverwood Plantation a senior retirement community in the
ln Florida Erika started playing tennis and became skillfulenough to play on one of the Riverwoods Tennis teams in a league. She also over the years played tennis in Riverwoods Olympics' and won several medals. Around the year 2000 we decided to investigate other places to live in
Erika will be remembered for her engaging personality, her love and devotion to family, her loyalty to friends, her hospitality, her well kept homes, and her love of life. She enjoyed a great variety of activities in her life including sports, reading, cottaging, bridge, tennis, travelling and a "dinner and a movie night."
She will be buried at a private service at the Regg Family Plot in
Erika was a special person. We have arranged a Celebration of Life for her at the Top of the Mark room at Applewood Landmark Condominium.Friends and acquaintances are invited to join her family there May 17th, 2023 between 1 and 3 pm.
ln lieu of flowers a donation to the Canadian Alzheimer Society in Erika's name would be greatly appreciated.