Margaret Ann “Peg” (Osterman) Shepherd, 87, of Wheeling, W.Va., passed away Tuesday, December 15, 2015, in Wheeling Hospital.
Peg was born September 1, 1928 in Wheeling, the daughter of the late Edward Osterman, Sr. and Margaret Anna(Connell) Osterman Niggemyer. She was a member of Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church, where she was active in the Altar Rosary Society and the Funeral Luncheon Committee.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her step-father, Bernard Niggemyer; a brother, Edward L. Osterman, Jr.; a daughter-in-law, Karen Lowry-Shepherd; and a son-in-law, Peter A. Daniel.
Peg is survived by her loving husband of 66 years, Charles W. “Chuck” Shepherd; four children, Charles E. (Jeanne) Shepherd of Littleton, Colo., Donald L. Shepherd of McMurray, Pa., Patricia A. (Kevin “Cork”) Schane of Beech Bottom, W.Va., and Mary Jo Daniel of Glen Dale, W.Va.; eight grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Friends will be received from 2-4 & 6-8 pm, Friday, at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Wheeling Chapel, 1400 Eoff Street, Wheeling, where a vigil service will be held at 7:30 pm.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 am, Saturday, December 19, 2015, at Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church, with the Rev. Dennis Schuelkens and Rev. Msgr. George Coyne as celebrants. Interment will follow in Mount Olivet Cemetery.
Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.altmeyer.com