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Margaret "Peggy" Gallacher Unwin


Margaret "Peggy" Gallacher Unwin (nee Martin), 97, of Medina, passed away Friday, November 10, 2017. She was born May 1, 1920 in Twechar, Scotland, to William and Annie (nee Semple) Martin. She was married to Robert Unwin for 31 years.

She worked for Ostendorf-Morris as a cleaning supervisor for 27 years. She was formerly a member of the Order of the Eastern Star, enjoyed reading novels and fiction, playing whist and rummy, bingo and casino slots.

Peggy will be dearly missed by her son, Albert (Judy); grandchildren, Rob Unwin, Shelley (Tom) Andrews, Christina Melillo, Scott (Rosalee) Unwin, Heather (Jason) Shea, Diana Melillo and Ian Unwin and five great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert; daughter, Margaret Melillo and son, William (Mary).

Friends may join the family for visitation Monday, November 13, 2017 from 3 to 7 P.M. at Carlson Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, 3477 Medina Road (corner of Rt. 18 and River Styx Road), Medina. Family will receive guests at Carlson Funeral Home Tuesday, November 14, 2017 from 10 until 10:45 A.M. service. Burial to follow at Sunset Memorial Park, 6265 Columbia Road, North Olmsted.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Peggy's memory to St Jude's Children Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

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