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“I am so sorry to hear about your sister Peggy's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with your entire family. ”
1 of 17 | Posted by: Cindy Crain - Acquaintance

“Marvin so sorry to hear about your loss. Sending prayers for you and your family. ”
2 of 17 | Posted by: Sharon Rossell - Charleroi, PA

“Rose and I extend our deepest sympathy. ”
3 of 17 | Posted by: Tim Jansante - Bentleyville, PA

“I'm sorry to hear about our cousin Peggy. I have wonderful memories of our family gatherings and visiting Peggy and all of her siblings at their home...Read More »
4 of 17 | Posted by: Colette Rost (Sattler) - Columbus, OH

“Deepest sympathy to Peggie's family and friends.I worked with Peggie at the University of Pittsburgh for over 30 years. She was skilled and...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: Roy Ruggieri - Munhall, PA

“Praying for comfort, peace and strength to your family in the days ahead. ”
6 of 17 | Posted by: Shallegra Moye - McKees Rocks, PA

“Peggie was such an amazing person, a true blessing to everyone she worked with at Pitt. Words cannot express how much her kind and thoughtful spirit...Read More »
7 of 17 | Posted by: Shari Manges - Coworker

“So sorry for your loss, Peggy was a special person, and she is certainly with our Lord. ”
8 of 17 | Posted by: Jim Amaismeier - Hickory, PA

“Our Condolences And Prayers To The Entire Family. Although This Is A Tough Time, Let's Also Celebrate The Life Of This Kind And Generous Woman......Read More »
9 of 17 | Posted by: Garry And Sherrie Thomas - VA

“Peggie was such a Kind Loving Soul ! My Heart Is Broken For Her Daughter, Son Husand & Family . Gone Way Too Soon , But Never Forgotten. Be With...Read More »
10 of 17 | Posted by: Jackie Horvath - Oakdale, PA

“I remember starting work at Pitt and how Peggie was so supportive. Always willing to lend a hand or point me in the right direction. She will be...Read More »
11 of 17 | Posted by: DeLane Crutcher - PA - Coworker

“RIP Maggie. You will be missed but never forgottenThank you for the 24 years we shared togetherBless you and your familyMurph ”
12 of 17 | Posted by: Dan Murphy - Pittsburgh

“To God be the glory for the life Peggie lived. May God comfort the family during this difficult time as they begin to lay their loved one to rest. ”
13 of 17 | Posted by: Michelle Denson - Pittsburgh, PA

“I worked with Peggie for 9 years which she was always such a pleasure to work with at Pitt.She will truly be missed!!So sorry for your loss. ”
14 of 17 | Posted by: Maureen Shearson - Pittsburgh, PA

“Peggie was always so kind, lively, such a very good person. We were coworkers, and helped me get through work and insurance obstacles when I was...Read More »
15 of 17 | Posted by: Julia Renquist - McKeesport, PA

“So sorry to hear this . My deepest sympathies. ”
16 of 17 | Posted by: Gena Schnur - Fenelton, PA

“Your family has been in my thoughts every day, and I want you to know you have my sincere condolences. I only spent a small amount of time getting to...Read More »
17 of 17 | Posted by: Nichole Thon - Allison Park, PA

Margaret (Peggie) Dunklin, 55, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, December 7, 2021, at home surrounded by her loving family.

She was born at Mercy Hospital on June 9, 1966 to the late John F. Miller Jr. and Ruth Rodgers Miller - the 10th out of 11 children. She graduated from Seneca Valley High School in 1984 and graduated from the University of Pittsburgh in 1988 with a Bachelors degree in Communications. In 2021, Peggie graduated with a Master's of Law Studies at the University of Pittsburgh.

Peggie spent her entire life as a "Pittsburgher;" growing up in Cranberry and moving to Oakdale later in life with her loving husband (Marvin) and children (Michael and Maura). She worked for the University of Pittsburgh for 33 years in various jobs and leadership roles, with the last nine years as Director of Budget and Human Resources for the Office of Admissions and Financial Aid (OAFA). Pitt achieved unprecedented undergraduate enrollment success during her tenure. The OAFA team credits that success in part on the extraordinary work that Peggie did, day in and day out, to support the OAFA ecosystem and the University's enrollment goals.

Peggie had many passions first and foremost being her children and grandson (William Flynn), going to the casino, listening to music, watching the Hallmark channel, gardening, and anything Pitt related. Blue and gold were part of her soul...right to the very end, Peggie cheered for Pitt, with everyone holding hands and singing Sweet Caroline before she passed. She loved listening to music, especially during the last few weeks of her life where singing with her family brought her great joy and happiness.

Her affinity to help others and her kindness is by far her greatest legacy. Peggie was the kind of person that saw potential within everyone she crossed paths with and worked tirelessly for those around her. She made you a better person simply by being in her presence and she had a way of making you feel like you were the only person in the room with her unconditional love and support. In the words of Maya Angelou, from her favorite quote, "I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel." Peggie lived every single day of her life with that quote in mind. She will live on in the hearts of those she loved through the impact she had on each and every one of them and she will be forever remembered as the beautiful, kind, and selfless woman that she was.

Peggie is survived by her husband, Marvin; her two children, Michael Hohn (Ashley) and Maura Hohn; her grandson William Flynn; her ten brothers and sisters, John F. Miller III (Page), Dr. Michael Miller (Carla), Dennis Miller (Leslie), Susan DeFrancesco (Gary), Michelle Miller, Colleen Mahoney (Peter), Mary Lococo (Sam), William Rodgers Miller (Cindy), Timothy Miller (Jennifer), and Kathleen McKay (Gary); and all of her nieces and nephews. Friends welcome FRIDAY 2-4, 6-8pm, WILLIAM SLATER II FUNERAL SERVICE (412-563-2800) 1650 Greentree Rd, Scott Twp 15220. Mass of Christian Burial 9:30a.m. SATURDAY, St. Margaret Mary Church (Most Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish) 1 Parish Pl, Coraopolis, PA 15108.

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