Margaret “Peggy” Mary Brady

April 25, 1921 - April 12, 2015
Margaret “Peggy” Mary Brady


Peggy Brady, of Wilmington, passed away on Sunday, April 12, 2015 at Davis Health Care.

She was born April 25, 1921 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania the daughter of the late Joseph and Gertrude McNamee. Peggy was preceded in death by her three siblings.

Left to cherish her memory include her son, John Dwight Jr. and wife Rhoda; daughters, Jane Dwight and Carol Margle and husband Jim; grandchildren, John Dwight III, Jeffrey Dwight, Jeanan Abdunnur, Shane Abdunnur and Nathan Margle; and great grandchildren, Matea and Nico Dwight, William and Henry Abdunnur, Dillon Abdunnur Lucas and Jack Margle.

Peggy was a devoted mother, grandmother and great grandmother who always helped and supported her family. She was very active and worked into her eighties as a physician’s administrator for long time family friend Dr. Battafarano in Wayne, PA.

In 2005, she moved to Plantation Village to be near her family and spent 10 years enjoying the friends that she made there and the beautiful surroundings. All of her Grandchildren who live all over the country visited frequently which she enjoyed immensely.

A funeral mass will be held for her 11:00 AM Saturday, April 18, 2015 at St. Therese Parish, 209 Lumina Avenue, Wrightsville Beach NC 28480.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Lower Cape Fear Hospice Foundation, 1414 Physicians Drive, Wilmington NC 28401.

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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, 1535 S. 41st Street, Wilmington NC 28403. 28403


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  • April 14, 2015
    Maha Shakhashiri says:
    Dear Jane, Carol, and John: We extend our deep condolences at the loss of your mother. Mothers are very precious indeed and are unique in the role they play in our lives. We know that you've been blessed to have shared her life for many years and lovingly eased her final journey. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May her soul rest in peace and may her memory be eternal. Love, Maha Shakhashiri Amahl Shakhashiri Drake Bassam Shakhashiri