Margaret R. "Peggy" BrillNovember 12, 1933 ~ May 1, 2017 (age 83)
Margaret R. “Peggy” Brill, 83, of Mount Joy passed away peacefully at her home on May 1, 2017. She was the devoted wife of William E. “Bill” Brill who died in 2013. She will be deeply missed by her daughters, Judy Ann (Marlin) Keener of Rheems, Kathleen M. (Mike) Butzer of Millersville and Barbara E. (Gary) Valinski of Lancaster and her son Thomas J. (Joanne Rice) Brill of Mount Joy. She was the devoted grandmother of 11 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren. Also surviving is her step-daughter Patricia (Gary) Cauley of Indiana. She was preceded in death by her step-son Larry Brill.
Peggy was a devoted member of Mary Mother of the Church, Parish, Mount Joy where she served as secretary and in other capacities for over 40 years. Peggy loved spending time with her children and grandchildren and her special “rescue furry kids” Hope and Grace.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, May 5, 2017 at Mary, Mother of the Church Parish, 625 Union School Road, Mount Joy PA at 11 AM with the Reverend Father Pang J.S. Tcheou as Celebrant. Peggy’s family will receive friends from 10 to 11 AM. Interment in the Mount Joy Cemetery will follow a light luncheon at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to Autism Speaks www.autismspeaks.org. 1060 State Road, 2nd Floor Princeton, NJ 08540 or ORCA 401 East Orange St. Lancaster, PA 17602, or to the St. Joseph’s Indian School, PO Box 326, Chamberlain SD 57326.