A service for Margaret C. "Peggy" Thering, a registered nurse, was held today in McGraw-Kowal Funeral Home. Burial was in Forest Hill Cemetery, Fredonia.
Mrs. Thering, 76, died Tuesday (May 27, 2003) in Brooks Memorial Hospital.
Born in Butler, Pa., she lived in Dunkirk most of her life. She was a nurse cadet during World War II and, before retiring, was a registered nurse at Brooks Memorial and Fredonia State College.
She was a member of First United Methodist Church and Sylvan Chapter 258, Order of the Eastern Star.
Survivors include her husband of 53 years, Donald R.; three sons, David C. of Fairport, D. Bruce of Dunkirk and Peter J. of Anchorage, Alaska; and five grandchil-dren.