Peggy Holzwarth

Aug. 25, 1951 - Nov. 10, 2020

Peggy Ann Holzwarth, 69, of Brookings and formerly of Gettysburg, died Nov. 10, 2020 at the Brookings Hospital, Brookings, SD.

A graveside service will be held at 2  p.m., Nov. 20, at the Gettysburg Cemetery with visitation 1-hour prior at Luce Funeral Home, Gettysburg.

Peggy Ann Holzwarth was born Aug. 25, 1951 to Arthur William and Anna Marie (Lassle) Holzwarth in Hoven, SD. She lived with her family in Gettysburg, SD before she moved to a home in Minnesota on Sept. 15, 1954 at the age of three. Peggy later moved to the South Dakota Development Center in Redfield, SD, and then she moved to Advance in Brookings, SD, July 1, 1987. 

Peggy lived at different group homes around Brookings, but her true home was at Yorkshire where she lived for 18 years. She spent her days working at the sheltered workshop where she retired in 1995. P

Peggy is survived by her brothers Loren (Bonnie) Holzwarth, Gettysburg and William Holzwarth, Las Vegas, NV. 

She was preceded in death by her parents; and siblings Doris Nathan and James Holzwarth. 

Luce Funeral Home of Gettysburg has been entrusted with Peggy’s arrangements. 

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