Peggy’s graveside service will be 11 a.m., Wednesday, October 9th at the Newton Union Cemetery in Newton. Family and friends will gather at the funeral home starting at 10 a.m. before leaving for the cemetery. Conducted by Pastor Jeff Keady of Community Heights Alliance Church in Newton.
Margaret Jean “Peggy” Maston, the daughter of Loyal and Claire Gunn Johnson was born on June 26, 1932 in Denison, Iowa. She graduated from Colfax High School in Colfax, Iowa.
On April 19, 1952, Peggy was united in marriage with Charles Maston in Unionville, Missouri. They were blessed with three sons, Chuck, Michael and Don. Peggy was a production worker at Thombert Inc. in Newton, retiring in 1989. She and Charles enjoyed traveling in their Airstream before settling down in Weslaco, Texas.
Peggy died on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at Newton Village in Newton. She was 87. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Charles, Sr.; two sons, Teddy in infancy and Michael; sister, Claire Patterson and brother, Sonny Johnson.
Those left to cherish Peggy’s memory are her two sons, Chuck (Rita) Maston of Killduff and Don (Diana) Maston of Solon; several grandchildren and many great-grandchildren.