Peggy Joyce Jackovich

May 14, 1939September 16, 2017
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Peggy Joyce Jackovich (nee Vincent), 78, of Mapleton, Illinois, passed away peacefully at 6:15 pm Saturday, September 16, 2017 at her home. She was born May 14, 1939 in Risco, Missouri, the daughter of George and Kathryn Kellick Vincent. She was the beloved wife of the late Douglas Wayne Jarrett for 37 years. They married on September 13, 1958 in Glasford, IL. He preceded her in death on March 6, 1995. She later married Rudy Jackovich on December 12, 1997. He preceded her in death on July 16, 2000. Peggy was a devoted mother and is survived by one son, Rob (Linda) Jarrett of Glasford and one daughter, Debra (Dan) Kelsey of Kingston Mines. Loving grandmother of Kristina (Landon) Galligan and Lindsey (Jake) Lox. Cherished great-grandmother of Abbi Galligan, Wesley Galligan and Rhett Lox. She also is survived by one brother, Stanley (Carolyn) Vincent of Glasford and one sister, Lillie Howell of Trivoli. She is preceded in death by her parents, one brother, and one sister. Peggy will be lovingly remembered for her devotion to her family, her warm and welcoming smile, and her love of gardening and flowers. She leaves a beautiful legacy of caring for others and her love of animals, especially her two dogs Ace and Rosie. Honoring her wishes, cremation rites have been accorded. A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 am Saturday, September 23, 2017 at Davison-Fulton Woolsey Funeral Home in Glasford, Illinois. Visitation will be one hour prior to services. Pastor Bob DeBolt will officiate. Burial will be in Kingston Mines Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Timber-Hollis Township Fire Department or Susan G. Komen. To view Peggy’s memorial page or to leave an online condolence, please go


  • Visitation Saturday, September 23, 2017
  • Memorial Service Saturday, September 23, 2017

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Sandy (Pye) Smith

September 23, 2017

Prayers to the family of Peggy Joyce Jackovich

Cheryl Edenburn

September 21, 2017

"Deb, just want to let you know that to me she was a very special, loving and caring person. I will never forget the times we all spent together while growing."

Bob & janet Choate

September 19, 2017

Dan, deb & family

We are saddened to hear the news of peggy's passing. She was a wonderful person and a joy to work with. Bob and i loved our outings to the village inn with her and rudy. Many good memories of peggy will stay in our hearts and the joy of knowing her will be treasured forever

Candy Fralick

September 19, 2017

Deb and Dan and Rob and Linda and family, our thoughts and prayers are with you. I am so glad that Aunt Peggy was able to make it Wednesday night and we were able to see her. We will miss her! May God Bless you and watch over you. Love, Candy and Bill Fralick and Jade Essex

Jackie (Dowey) Shirley

September 18, 2017

So shocked and saddened to hear of Peggy's passing. As a (now) lifelong friend of Peggy's daughter, Debra, I was a frequent guest at their home during summer vacations and went along on many camping trips. I used to call Peggy my "adopted mom". Rest in peace, dear lady. You will be sorely missed.

September 18, 2017

Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time. We were so blessed that we were able to see her while we were in the area last Wednesday. We will always remember her great smile! Anita & Kerry McKinnon (Niece)