Margaret (Peggy) Peplin

Margaret (Peggy) Peplin, 65, died at her home in St Augustine, FL, on Sept 1, 2019. She was born March 17, 1954 in New Jersey to Bill & Dottie Brunyate. She graduated from Marietta Senior HS in 1972. She had a long career in banking, until she went back to school at age 47 to become an RN. She became a hospice nurse, and later was Director of Nursing at The Pines of Glenwood in Marietta. She and her husband John were married and lived in Marietta before moving to Manhattan, KS in 2014. While in Manhattan she worked at Good Shepherd Hospice House and Kansas State Bank. In 2018 they moved to St Augustine FL to retire. Her love for her dogs was only exceeded by her love for her family.

Survivors include her husband John Peplin, daughter Jennifer Dean Kesler & husband Nick, Gainesville, FL; son Brian Dean & companion Tami Videon, Longwood, FL; grandchildren Chase Dean, Finn, Emily & Abigail Kesler; stepchildren Jason, Joe & Jessica Peplin; one brother Fred Brunyate of Haslett, MI, and one sister Ginny Werner of Spearville, KS.

She was preceded in death by her parents, and her brother Bob Brunyate.

A Celebration of Life will be held in Florida at a later time.

Craig Funeral Home, 1475 Old Dixie Highway, St Augustine, FL 32084 is in charge of arrangements. Condolences for the family may be left online at www.craigfuneralhome.com. In lieu of flowers, a memorial donation may be made to S.A.F.E. Pet Rescue of FL, PO Box 840215, St Augustine, FL 32080, or through the funeral home.