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11/7/2013 12:28:00 PM
Peggy Portwood
September 6, 1966 - November 5, 2013

Peggy Portwood, 47, of Taylorville, IL, passed away at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at her residence.

She was born September 6, 1966 in Hillsboro, IL, the daughter of Robert and Sharon (Traylor) Altevogt. She married Richard Portwood on September 10, 2005 in Taylorville, IL. Peggy worked as a clerk at Kroger in Taylorville, IL.

She is survived by her mother, Sharon Altevogt of Witt, IL; husband, Richard Portwood of Taylorville, IL; step-son, Matthew Brooks of Noblesville, IN; step-daughters, Danielle Weinert of Taylorville, IL; Kaitlyn Portwood of Taylorville, IL and Alexandra Ferguson of Indianapolis, IN; four step-grandchildren; sisters, Shelia Smith of Taylorville, IL, Shirley (James) Cooper of Taylorville, IL, Roberta Altevogt of Witt, IL and Donna (Bill) Wilhelm of Witt, IL; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her father, Robert.

Visitation will be held on Friday, November 8, 2013 from 3:00 until 6:00 p.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville, IL. Memorial services will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Friday, November 8, 2013 at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville, IL. Cremation will be accorded after the services. Inurnment will be at St. John’s Cemetery on Witt, IL at a later date.

Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville, IL is handling the arrangements. Please visit to sign the online guestbook.

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