|Peggy Lee Forrest|
|May 19, 1947 - October 31, 2010|
|Visitation: 10:00 a.m. to 11;30 a.m. Friday November 05, 2010 at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, 3030 7th Ave., Rock Island, Ill.|
|Funeral Service: 11:30 a.m. Friday November 05, 2010 at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, 3030 7th Ave., Rock Island, Ill.|
|Interment: Friday November 05, 2010 at National Cemetery, Rock Island, Ill. |
|Peggy Lee Forrest, 63, of Henderson, Nev., formerly of Bettendorf died Sunday, October 31, 2010 at the Nathan Adelson Hospice, Las Vegas.|
Funeral services are 11:30 a.m. on Friday at the Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, 3030 7th Ave., Rock Island. Burial is at the National Cemetery, Arsenal Island. Visitation is 10 a.m. until service time Friday at the funeral home. A memorial will be established later.
Peggy Lee Thurman was born on May 19, 1947 in Davenport, a daughter of Alvin and Leola Ramm Thurman. She married George H. Forrest on September 25, 1994 in Las Vegas.
She co-owned with her husband, George, several cleaning services in the Quad Cities.
Peggy was a member of the Red Hat Society in Henderson, a Bunco club, enjoyed playing cards and had been a member of several card clubs. She loved children and her grandchildren were her pride and joy.
Survivors include her husband, George; children (and spouses), Timothy (Michele) Krebs, Des Moines and Kimberly (Bradley) Rathjen, Bettendorf; stepdaughter, Julie (Mike) Thomas, Davenport; grandchildren, Bryce, Camryn and Kaden Krebs, all of Des Moines; her mother, Leola Thurman, Davenport; and brother and sister-in-law, Jerry and Judy Thurman, Davenport. She was preceded in death by her father; and sister, Martha Knabe.
From your brother-in-law: Kim, you have my deepest sympathy. I met her only at the wedding of you and Brad, but she definitely was enjoying your big day and seemed so happy. May she rest in peace, and you always cherish your memories together.
-- Brian Rathjen
Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.
-- Dave and Jean McAdam
Kim and Brad, so sorry for your loss. You will be in our thoughts and prayers. I am glad she was able to see the two of you get married and celebrate that day with you.
-- Kendra and Kevin Schwartzkopf
Kim & Family~ We are so very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. We love you Kim, and know that we are here if you need anything!
-- Tammy Watters & Family
Dear Family, So sorry for your loss. Peggy was a great lady. Our thoughts and prayers go out to your family. She will be greatly missed by all!
Mary & Rich Richardson
-- Mary Richardson
Peggy was an amazing friend, always caring and understanding. We had many years as friends, we laughed at so many things raising our children, a few tears, but mostly laughs. Her gentle soul will always be remembered in my home. God bless the family.
-- Deb Elvert