June 16, 1932 – September 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.
Friday, September 11, 2020