Margaret Blythe

Obituary of Margaret C. ''Peg'' Blythe

Margaret C. Blythe, known by her family and friends as "Peg"or "Dolly", age 99 of Marcus Hook, PA passed away on March 26, 2020 at home. Born to William and Mary Leahy Keenan in Philadelphia, she was raised in the Rockdale section of Aston, PA. Peg has resided the past 26 years in Marcus Hook, PA, previously residing in Chester, PA. In the early 1980's, she worked for the Bishop Nursing Home and Manchester Nursing Home, as both a Housekeeper and Nurses Aide. Peg was devoted to her faith and a member of the Brandywine Valley Baptist Church in Wilmington, DE. She enjoyed spending time with her family and caring for her home. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, George W. Blythe who passed in 1991, a son, George D. Blythe, a granddaughter, Sophia Blythe, brothers, Charles Kennish and John Keenan, sisters, Marie Cascone, Anne Keenan, Elizabeth Carlstrom, Helen D'Errico and Eva Romshak. She is survived by 2 daughters, Shirley (Henry Jr.) Sancken and Cynthia (Gordon) Pippin, 7 grandchildren, Henry (April) Sancken, Kevin (Jen) Sancken, Gordon Pippin & Shawn (Chassidy) Pippin, and George, Jennifer and Melissa Blythe as well as numerous great grandchildren & great great grandchildren. Funeral services and Interment will remain private. Donations in her memory may be made to Brandywine Valley Baptist Church, 7 Mount Lebanon Rd, Wilmington, DE 19803 . Online condolences may be made by visiting

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