Margaret Christina “Chris” Peppers, 89, formerly of Fostoria, passed away on June 27, 2020 in Fairview Park, OH.
She was born March 27, 1931, in Blackfork, Ohio to Everett and Naomi (Harris) Keels. She was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Edward Peppers. They were married February 15, 1952. He passed awayon June 24, 1991.
Chris is survived by her children, Naomi (Thomas) Boles, of North Olmsted, and Edward Peppers, of
Lakewood. Also surviving are her true joys, grandchildren Jentry Harris, of Garfield Hts., Austin Harris, of Cleveland and Jordan Peppers, of Lakewood. Siblings Charles (Ruth) Keels, of Columbus, William “Bill” (Diana) Keels of Fostoria, and Cash Keels of Fostoria. She was preceded in death by her parents, Everett and Naomi Keels, three brothers, John, Gene and Rod Keels, three sisters, Dottie Owens, Alice Latham and Ruby Biles as well as her niece, Rachel “Tiny” Pullom.
Chris was a member of Union Baptist Church in Blackfork, OH and after moving to Fostoria, frequented several area places of worship. She formerly worked for and retired from Fostoria Hospital and the Fostoria School System. A veteran of the United States Army, Chris served in Okinawa in the medical field and was honorably discharged.
An adamant sports fan, Chris enjoyed attending sporting events and loved watching the Cleveland
Browns, Cavaliers and Indians play whenever possible.
Committal services are to be determined at Fountain Cemetery in Fostoria, OH.
Memorial contributions may be considered to Union Baptist Church, Blackfork, OH.