Birth: 1928-10-12 in Washington, DC
Residence: Leonardtown, Maryland
Death: Tuesday, May 22, 2012
Laid to Rest: Friday, May 25, 2012 in the Queen
of Peace Cemetery, Helen, Maryland
Peggy Lenora Dixon, 83, of Leonardtown, MD passed
away on May 22, 2012 in Callaway, MD. Born on October
12, 1928, in Washington, DC. she was the daughter of the
late Edmund Roger and Josephine Julia Kelly Wright.
She was preceded in death by her loving husband Ralph Dixon who died on May, 1997, and
whom she married in 1978 in Leonardtown, MD.
Peggy is survived by her children: Joseph S. Mattingley (Terry) of Mechanicsville, MD. and
Bonnie J. Hoepfinger of Fredericksburg, VA.
She was preceded in death by her siblings: Roger Wright, Donald Wright, and Marion Reese.
Peggy graduated from St. Anthony’s High School in Washington, DC in 1946. She moved
from Washington, DC to St. Mary’s County, MD in 1950 and was an Assistant Manager for the
Enterprise Newspaper retiring in 1983.
The family will received friends on Thursday, May 24, 2012 from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM with
prayers recited at 7:00 PM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home Leonardtown, MD.
A Funeral Service will be held on Friday, May 25, 2012 at 9:30 AM in the Mattingley-Gardiner
Funeral Home, Leonardtown, MD with Father Keith Woods officiating.
Interment will follow in Queen of Peace Catholic Cemetery, Helen, MD.
Contributions may be made to Hospice of St. Mary’s P.O. Box 625 Leonardtown, MD 20650.
Arrangements provided by Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home.
|Peggy Lenora Wright Dixon