Margaret C. ‘Peg’ Metcalfe, 94, active member of her local civic league

Margaret C. 'Peg' Metcalfe
Margaret C. ‘Peg’ Metcalfe

Margaret C. “Peg” Metcalfe, 94, passed away Friday, Sept. 6, 2019. Peg was born in Brooklyn, New York, to the late Lester and Elizabeth Harte.

At the age of 70, Peg retired from her job as receptionist at the MacArthur Memorial and became an active member of her local civic league. She enjoyed travelling, cooking, reading and spending time with her family. She was a good grandma and will always be greatly loved.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 47 years, Bill Metcalfe; and daughter, Tassie Metcalfe.

Left to cherish her memory are her daughter, Dilys Ann Meidling of Norfolk; brother John H. “Jack” Harte of Baltimore, Maryland; and granddaughter, Kaitlin Erin Meidling of Norfolk.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 11, at Smith & Williams Funeral Home, Kempsville Chapel. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 12, at the funeral home with entombment to follow in Woodlawn Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.

Share online condolences with the family at Smith & Williams Funeral Home/Kempsville.

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