Bertha ‘Peggy’ Reid |

Bertha ‘Peggy’ Reid

Bertha "Peggy" Reid

Memorial services will take place Nov. 24 for Bertha “Peggy” Reid, who died Nov. 13, 2004, at Barton Hospital Skilled Nursing Facility. She was 92.

Peggy was born Sept. 15, 1912, in St. Joseph Village, Minn., to Reinholdt and Jennie Koeneman. She and her family came to California in 1939 and lived off and on in the San Francisco Bay Area until 1995.

In 1962 Peggy attended Union College in Lincoln, Neb., where she received her teaching degree. During the 1970s she was a school teacher at the Seventh-Day Adventist schools in Northome and International Falls, Minn. She moved back to California in 1978.

Peggy came to South Lake Tahoe in 1995 to be near her son and daughter-in-law, Larry and Donna Reid. She was a member of the Heavenly Valley Seventh-Day Adventist church.

She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Larry and Donna Reid of South Lake Tahoe; grandsons, Glen Reid of South Lake Tahoe and Douglas Reid and his wife Robin of Suisun City, Calif.; great-grandsons, Michael and Shaun Reid of Suisun City; sister, Nancee Rowell of Inver Grove Heights, Minn.; nephew, Richard Rowell and his wife Sue and their daughter, Jessica Rowell, of Inver Grove Heights.

Memorial services will begin at 1 p.m. Nov. 24 at Happy Homestead Cemetery, followed by interment. Arrangements are by Family Options Funeral and Tribute Service, South Lake Tahoe.

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