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Margaret "Peg" A. (Bauserman) Sargen

April 9, 1936 ~ May 6, 2020 (age 84)

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Margaret Ann (Peg) Sargen, 84, passed away peacefully at Lancashire Hall Nursing Home on May 6th. She is survived by her four children: Charles D. Marley, Jr., G. Steven Marley, Tina K. Harris and Kimberly A. Leibfried, 6 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren. She was the daughter of the late Charles A. Bauserman and Kathryn R. Gentzler. She had a brother, Ronald L. Bauserman, who predeceased her, and three surviving sisters: Kay L. Ludwig, Judith M. Fuhrman, and Roberta J. Crook. She was a native of Marietta, Pennsylvania.  She was married to the late Charles D. Marley, Sr., the father of all four children, and subsequently, to Joseph Sargen, Sr. until his death. She enjoyed a wonderful last 26 years with Luther D. Kline, Jr. of Columbia, PA, whom she called “the love of her life.”

“Peg” worked at Wyeth Laboratories from 1951-1971, owned Peggy Marley’s Restaurant on Market Street in Marietta from 1971-1976 and entertained all of Marietta with her love of cooking and her engaging personality. Her most enjoyable times were spent with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

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Arrangements entrusted to Smedley-Finkenbinder Funeral Home & Crematory, Marietta.

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