Lillian "Peggy" Anderson, nee Riordan, of Schaumburg and formerly of Hoffman Estates and Elizabeth, N.J.; loving wife of Carl; dear mom of Edward (Diane), Cathy Nickerson, Alicia Anderson - Skelly (Bob Skelly) and Sherice (David) Hamburger; beloved grandma of Michael, Sr. (Amanda) Kiem, Jacqueline Stoll, Mara Anderson-Skelly, Tina (Corey) Crow, Jessa Anderson-Reitz (fiance Luke) and Chad Hamburger; fond great grandmother of Jada, Jalen, Michael, Jr., Faith, Madison, Abigail, Johnathon, Hayley and Brittany; devoted sister of the late Billy and cherished daughter of the late Bill and Lil, nee Clouter Riordan.
Peggy was a valued employee of School District 211 - she was a librarian at Hoffman High School and moved to the administrative offices in the Continuing Education Department. She enjoyed taking trips back home to the Jersey shore. She and Carl were active in the NARCOA Club, with fellow members going on various 2 seater railcar excursions all over the country. Peggy loved to dance. She and Carl took various dance lessons in ballroom dancing and two step / country dancing classes. She was a patient and encouraging dance partner. She was an excellent quilter and seamstress, making clothes, quilts and afghan blankets.
Visitation Wednesday, October 23rd, 10:00 am until the time of her service 11:00 am at Prince of Peace Church 930 W. Higgins Rd. Schaumburg. Her burial will be private at Memory Gardens Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers donations to The Alzheimer's Association 225 N. Michigan Ave. Floor 17 Chicago, IL 60601 would be appreciated. Arrangements by Countryside Funeral Home and Crematory, Bartlett, 630-289-7575.