Peggy A. Berg

Peggy A. Berg, 68, of Waukon, IA, died Monday, October 4, 2021, at Veterans Memorial Hospital in Waukon. Friends may greet the family from 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Sunday at Martin - Grau Funeral Home in Waukon.

     Peggy Ann Berg was born January 24, 1953, in Postville, IA, the daughter of Leo and Dorothy (Fox) Thornton. She was baptized and confirmed at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Postville, graduated from Postville High School in 1971, and attended NICC in Calmar, IA, for two years. For 15 years, Peggy worked at Northern Engraving and also worked at IOCO Convenience Store, both in Waukon. While at Northern Engraving, Peggy loved the people she worked with and the friendships she developed there were some of her most treasured relationships.

     Peggy enjoyed spending time with her family and friends and loved her English bulldogs: Gunner Joe, Tilli Joe, Harley, and Nara.

     Survivors include her son Benji (fiancée Raeann Stones) Berg of Castle Pines, CO; her significant other Russ Dahlstrom of Waukon; son-in-law August Schubert of Rowan, IA; three grandchildren: AJ Schubert and Lincoln and Darby Berg; a brother Ronald (Lee) Thornton of Arlington, IA; and a half-brother Billy Harris of Postville. She is preceded in death by her parents and a daughter Jami Schubert, who died in 2020.

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