Margaret F. "Peggy" Saganich

Jun 15 1944
May 14 2019
74 Years
Lincoln University, Pennsylvania

Margaret F. "Peggy" Saganich, 74, of Lincoln University, was called home to be with the Lord on May 14, 2019 surrounded by her family after a valiant battle with brain cancer.   She and her husband, William J. Saganich, shared 50 years of marriage.  Born in West Grove, she was the daughter of the late Margaret Wilson and the late Havard Gregg.

She was a graduate of Avon Grove High School, Class of 1962.  She attended Christ Church at the Grove and was active in the Women's ministry.  She dedicated her life to her family as a homemaker, her granddaughters Alyssa and Haley, and had been active in the Avon Grove PTA.   She enjoyed making chocolate candy and was famously known for her chocolate covered pretzels! 

She is survived, in addition to her husband William, by her daughters, Monica, wife of Scott Philistine of Lincoln University and Christina, wife of Mike Hughes of Oxford, plus two granddaughters, Alyssa and Haley Miller.  She is also survived by her siblings, Walter and wife Judy Gregg of West Grove, Buster and wife Linda Gregg of Alpharetta, GA and Sandy Ruffatt of Lincoln, DE as well as many nieces and nephews.

Internment will be at the Oxford Cemetery at 10:00 am on Thursday, May 23rd.  A Celebration of Life will be held at Christ Church at the Grove, 1986 Newark Road in Lincoln University, PA at 11:00 am with a luncheon to immediately follow.  In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Christ Church at the Grove (133 Sheehan Rd in Avondale, PA 19311) in her memory.

Arrangement have been entrusted to Wilde Funeral Home of Parkesburg.  Online condolences can be posted at

Service Date: 
May 24 2019 - 10:59am
Service Location: 
Christ Church of the Grove


Our Prayers to the family on Peggy's passing, She was such a lovely lady,

Barb and Conley Doss

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My prayers and love for your family.  Peggy was a very sweet lady.  I will miss seeing her in church

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Peggy was my best friend when we were younger. She was a wonderful person and the world is a sadder place without her/ My love and prayers to each of you in this time of sorrow.

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So sorry Walt, Judy, Buster, Linda and family.  My thoughts are with you all at this sad time. Love you 



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Billy and family, we were so sorry to hear of Peggy’s passing, she was a special lady. We are not able to attend her service but wanted you to know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. Tom and Marlene Brown

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Russ and I send our deepest sympathy to the  Gregg and Saganich Family at this sad time. May happy times spent  together sustain you and knowing that she is resting peacefully in the arms of Jesus bring you peace and comfort.


The Kilmers 








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I am sorry to hear about your loss. My condolences to all the family and friends. My heart and prayers are with you all.

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