Margaret L. Boyle
September 4, 1931 – April 30, 2017
Margaret L. Boyle, age 85, of Newark, DE, passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 30, 2017.
Born in Pottstown, PA on September 4, 1931, Peggy was the daughter of the late George and Agnes (Yeager) McElroy. She was a graduate of Coventry Pottstown High School in Pennsylvania. Peggy made her career as an underwriter with Chase Manhattan Bank, retiring in 1993 after many years of dedicated service.
She adored spending time with her family and looked forward to catching up with her high school friends at their monthly lunches. An avid gardener, Peggy relished being outdoors and tending to her beautiful flowers. A devoted and loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother and great grandmother, she will be remembered as a woman of class and grace, for her strong Christian faith, and for her warm and infectious smile.
In addition to her parents, Peggy was preceded in death by her son, Terry Moyer; sister, Gladys Landis; brother, John Wade; and 3 grandchildren. She is survived by her husband of 41 years, Thomas E. Boyle; children, Diane Weinhold (Barry, Sr.) of Boyertown, PA, Scott Moyer (Teresa) of Morgantown, PA, Michele Schlegel (Terry) of Douglassville, PA, Thomas Boyle (Shirley) of Norristown, PA, Tish Boyle of Philadelphia, PA, Tim Boyle of Blue Bell, PA, and Carol Costello of Philadelphia, PA; siblings, Barb Lilley, Nancy Nicholas, Carol Dunn, and Richard Wade; 12 grandchildren; and 9 great grandchildren.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10:00 am until 11:00 am on Friday morning, May 5, 2017 at the Ogletown Baptist Church, 316 Red Mill Road, Newark, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 11:00 am. Interment will follow at 2:30 pm in Calvary Cemetery, 199 Old Gulph Rd., Conshohocken, PA.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Lupus Foundation of America, 100 W. 10th St., Ste 1015, Wilmington, DE 19801.