Margaret E. “Peg” DuRoss - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Margaret E. “Peg” DuRoss

April 9, 1932 - January 25, 2020

          Margaret E. “Peg” DuRoss, age 87, of Wilmington, DE, passed away on Saturday, January 25, 2020.

          Born in Wilmington, DE on April 9, 1932, she was the daughter of the late Chester and Frances (Morris) Teague.  Peg worked in sales and enjoyed helping others in various jobs during her career.

          She had a keen eye for arts and crafts, especially fond of sewing, painting and crocheting.  Peg loved to decorate and took great pride in her home.  Earlier in her life, she enjoyed horseback riding.  Above all she loved life, her family and will be missed by many.

          In addition to her parents, Peg was preceded in death by her husband, Bill DuRoss.  She is survived by her children, Linda Markham (Tom) of Lusby, MD, Sandy Johnson of Newark, DE and Paul Lorzier of Gainesville, FL; brothers, Ronald Teague (Millie) of Bear, DE and Butch Teague (Betsy) of Fairmont, FL; grandchildren, MaryAnn and Robert; and great grandchildren, Gabriella and RJ.

          A visitation for family and friends will be held from 12 noon until 1 pm on Wednesday, January 29, 2020, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 1 pm.  Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE.

          In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Peg’s memory to First Baptist Church of Ogden, 2446 Mill Road, Upper Chichester, PA 19061.


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8 Condolences for Margaret E. “Peg” DuRoss

  • Peggy, you will be missed. But we take comfort knowing you are at home with your Creator, in HIS loving arms and will see you again when we are called home.
    Love in Christ;

  • My dear sister may the Lord receive you with great love and joy. It is a pleasure to have met you here but we will meet again may your home coming be grand and your joy passes all understanding.

  • We loved Peggy and wish to express our condolences to her family for your loss. Now we believe she’s in glory with her Heavenly Father free of any pain experiencing the pleasures of glory with God.
    Roman’s 8:18

  • Praying God’s peace be with you in this loss. My parents were the ones driving her to church on Sundays. Through her faith, we can be assured she is with her Savour. Trust in Jesus to forgive you and join Peg in heaven

  • I just met Peggy a few weeks ago at Ogden Baptist Church as my husband & I are new there. She was so welcoming & kind. I related to her right away as we talked of sewing. What a sweet lady.

  • We offer our sincere condolences to the family. Peggy was our sister in the Lord and we look forward to seeing her again in glory. Please make sure that all who read this receive Christ as Peggy did and she received Jesus Christ’s gift of eternal life which is to be with him for eternity. Roman’s 10:9,10

  • My condolences at the loss of AuntPeg. Grateful to know she had a long and fulfilled life.🙏🏻🙏🏻Prayers to the rest of the family. Susan E (Teague) Preston, Anchorage AK

  • Peg and I were great friends for many years. I will miss her terribly.