Peggy Anne Bernatek
July 4, 1937 - September 10, 2017
Age 80, Peggy Anne Bernatek, passed away September 10, 2017 peacefully surrounded by her loving family. Peggy was born on July 4, 1937 in Ethridge, Tennessee to Clennen and Nell (James) Shults. Graduating from Lawrence County High School, she moved to Michigan in the late 1950s and was a longtime resident of Lincoln Park, Michigan until moving to Edmonds, Washington in 2012. Coming of age in the 1950s, she was a lifelong fan of Elvis Presley and loved listening to his music throughout her life.
Peggy was preceded in death by her husband Anthony Bernatek Sr., parents Clennen and Nell, sisters Deborah Lafferty and Joyce White, and brothers Mack Shults, Charlie Ray Shultz, and Willie “Ed” Shults. She is survived by sons Anthony Bernatek Jr. and Brad (Laura) Bernatek; a brother Harold Shults; grandchildren Mickey, Kevin, and Caroline; a great-grandchild Ben; and many loving nieces and nephews.
A private memorial will be held by the family.
Remembrances may be made in lieu of flowers to:
Area Agency on Aging 1-C
5454 Venoy Road
Wayne, Michigan 48184