E. Margaret “Peggy” Aman, 98, of Mitchell, died Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at Avera Brady Health and Rehab.
Funeral services will be 10:30 AM Tuesday, November 5, at Bittner Funeral Chapel in Mitchell, with a visitation one hour prior to this service. Burial will be at Graceland Cemetery in Mitchell.
Esther Margaret “Peggy” Aman was born on May 22, 1921 in Kirley, SD to Samuel and Loraine (O’Neill) Howe. She grew up in Kirley and graduated from Yankton High School. She started bookkeeping for Northwestern Electric in Yankton. She married Verald Aman on March 5, 1944 in Yankton. The couple farmed until their retirement. They moved to Mitchell in 2004.
Peggy was known for her hospitality, always offering something to eat or drink while at her home.
She is survived by two daughters, Jean (Ron) Rachuy, Mitchell, and Sharon (Larry) Pietz, Mitchell; sister, Sister Marmion Howe, Rapid City; two granddaughters, Stephanie (Matthew) Rickett and Tara (Jim) Harmon; 9 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Verald; a brother; and three sisters.