Diana E. Pegg


Diana E. Pegg, 73, of Shenango Township, passed away unexpectedly early Monday morning, June 10, 2019, in her home.
Diana was born Jan. 20, 1946, in Mill Run, Fayette County, a daughter of the late Sherman and Bertha (Jeffries) Burnsworth. She was educated in the Connellsville School District and moved to Greenville in 1965.
Diana retired from the housekeeping department of Sharon Regional Medical Center and previously worked at Hills Department Store in Hermitage. She and her husband also owned and operated Pegg's Ceramics for many years.
Diana was an active member of Neshannock Alliance Church, West Middlesex.
She cherished and loved her family and was affectionately known as the matriarch of the family. She was also a "mother" to many of her children's friends throughout the years and had a way of making people feel loved.
Diana had an outgoing personality and loved traveling to southern Pennsylvania to visit her siblings.
Her husband, Ernest C. Pegg, Jr., whom she married July 21, 1984, passed away June 6, 2015.
A loving mother, she is survived by five sons, Timothy E. McLaughlin Sr. and his wife Cecilia, of West Middlesex, Barry E. McLaughlin and his wife Lisa, of Sharpsville, Mike E. McLaughlin and his wife Sunday, of Shenango Township, Michael Pegg and his wife Kelly, of Disputanta, Va., and Mark Pegg and his wife Christina, of Clark; 11 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; four sisters, Nancy Shipley, of Champion, Linda Cramer and her husband Kenny, of Acme, Sherry Burnsworth, of Connellsville, and Louise Burnsworth, of Mill Run; a brother, Charlie Burnsworth, of Champion; a cousin, who was like
a sister, Jenny Hixson, of Dunbar; and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews and cousins.
Besides her parents and husband, Diana was preceded in death by three sisters, Virginia "Jenny" Miller, Elizabeth
Peterson and Viola Shipley; and three brothers, Glenn Burnsworth, Tony Burnsworth and Ernie Burnsworth.

Diana E., 73, of Shenango Township.
Calling hours: From 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday (6-13-19) in J. BRADLEY MCGONIGLE FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY INC., 1090 E. State St., Sharon. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.McGonigleFuneralHomeandCrematory.com.
Service: Funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday (6-14-19) in the Neshannock Alliance Church, 3109 S. Keel Ridge Road, West Middlesex, with the Rev. Jeff Smith, pastor, officiating.
Interment: Transfer Cemetery.
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Kim & Joe
Jun 17, 2019
Our deepest sympathies. I know her sons loved her deeply and she was loved and will be missed by many.
Kathy Miller
Jun 10, 2019
I am so sorry for your loss. Keep your memories close to you especially at this difficult time. May they give you some comfort.