Margaret Lee “Peggy” Curtis, 64, of Virginia Beach, passed away peacefully Monday, March 4, 2019.
She was a native of Norfolk and the daughter of the late George H. Curtis III and Mary McNamara Curtis.
Peggy graduated from Maury High School and Old Dominion University. While attending Old Dominion, she worked for the Norfolk Redevelopment and Housing Authority. After graduation, she taught English Literature at Norfolk Catholic High School.
She later received a paralegal certificate from Old Dominion as well as a degree in culinary arts from Tidewater Community College. She was a member of the American Culinary Federation. Peggy was a member of the Junior League of Norfolk/Virginia Beach, past president of Hampton Roads Committee for the Prevention of Child Abuse, member of the Ghent Civic League, and lifelong member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Norfolk.
She is survived by her daughter, Margaret “Meg” Hasse Roberts, two granddaughters, Emma Grace Roberts and Ava Faith Roberts of Virginia Beach, and Michael Curtis Herron, and his wife, Nicole, and granddaughter, Abigail Elizabeth Herron of Fort Benning, Georgia; siblings, George H. Curtis IV of Norfolk, John McNamara “Mac” Curtis, and his wife, Cindy, of Fairfax Station and Mary Stewart Bonjour, and her husband, Christophe, of Hollywood, Florida; and five loving nieces and nephews.
A funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, March 19, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Norfolk. A graveside burial will immediately follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in memory of Peggy Curtis.
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