Marguerite “Peggy” Peterson, 86, Rockton, IL passed away at 11:05 p.m. Monday, September 11, 2017 in Fair Oaks Nursing Home after a lengthy illness.\r\n \r\nBorn July 16, 1931 in Geneva, IL daughter of Jake and Mabel (Thompson) Schramer. She lived 2 years in South Beloit, IL, coming from Aurora and Wheaton, IL. Graduated Wheaton Central High School, Class of 1950. Peggy also attended St Joseph Mercy School of Nursing, in Aurora, IL; graduating in 1953. She was employed as a Registered Nurse by Marian Joy Rehab Hospital in Wheaton, IL for over 20 years.\r\n\r\nSurvivors include daughters Laura (Jim) Eagan and Teri Peterson; grandson Brent Burdick; granddaughter Amanda (Nick) Cady; six great grandchildren Dillon, Caura, Carissa and Teegan Burdick and Jackson and Ava Cady. Preceded in death by her parents Jake and Mabel (Thompson) Schramer and brother Robert Schramer.\r\n\r\nCremation Rites to be Accorded.