Kraeer Funeral Home & Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens

200 West Copans Road, Pompano Beach, FL


Margaret Ebbighausen

June 16, 1932September 6, 2020

Margaret “Peggy” Ebbighausen (maiden name: Sykes) was born 06-16-1932 in Brooklyn, NY and died 09-07-2020 in Deerfield Beach, FL.

She attended/completed Dumont High School in New Jersey from age 16-18. She married Henry “Hank” Ebbighausen from Cresskill, NJ on 06-07-1952 at Great Lakes Naval Base, IL.

She lived in the south Florida area for the last 45 years. She was a secretary most of her work career before and after raising 5 children; and she also pursued an entertainment career in the late 90's and early 2000's under the name Peggy Martin. She was a vocalist on local cruise ships and vocalist-dancer-actor in small playhouse musicals, and in a musical at the Broward Performing Arts Center in early 2000's.

She is survived by her children: Ann Sclafani, Jeanie Babcock, Lynn Brown, Sue Buxton, Paul Ebbighausen, and grandchildren: Joshua Gold, Jillian Gold, Leah Ebbighausen-Glass, Jon “Travis” Hoyt, Sara Buxton, Kady Gladding, and great-grandchild Emma Gladding.


  • Graveside Service

    Friday, September 11, 2020


Margaret Ebbighausen

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Antonio Williams

September 9, 2020

My sincere condolences for the Ebbighausen family. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

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