BOARDMAN, Ohio – Prayers will be held Wednesday, May 24 at 10:15 a.m. at the Higgins-Reardon Funeral Homes, Poland Chapel, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church for Margaret “Peggy” Ann Vidman, 80, who passed away Saturday, May 20 at Hospice House.
Peggy was born September 21, 1936, in Struthers, a daughter of the late Gerald and Julia (Williams) Donnelly.
Peggy graduated from Struthers High School.
She started her career at Brown’s Drug Store, which later became CVS. Peggy was their photo tech and cashier and also was steward of their union.
She was a member of St. Charles Church and their bereavement committee.
She also volunteered her time at the March of Dimes and enjoyed going to card club with her husband.
Peggy loved baking, cooking, holidays and vacationing at Lake Erie and the Allegheny Mountains. She was also an avid Steelers and Ohio State fan.
Her husband, Fred P. Vidman, whom she married October 25, 1956, passed away August 11, 1998.
Peggy leaves her daughter, Colleen Filek, with whom she made her home; three sons, Bob (Meredith) Vidman of Coldchester, Connecticut, Mark Vidman of Boardman and James (Kelly) Canfield; nine grandchildren, Mallory, Trent, Terrence, Michael, Barbara, Race, Madison, Vince and Eric and two great-grandchildren, Carter and Lilly.
Peggy was also preceded in death by a daughter, Kathi Vidman; a great-granddaughter, Hannah; a sister, Mary Pat Schmid and a brother, Gerry Donnelly.
Family and friends may call Tuesday, May 23 from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the Higgins-Reardon Funeral Homes, Poland Chapel.
In lieu of flowers, material tributes may take the form of donations to Hospice House, 9803 Sharrot Road, Poland, OH 44514.
A television tribute will air Tuesday, May 23 at the following approximate times:
6:41 a.m. WYTV and 8:41 a.m. MyYTV and 9:58 a.m. on FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.