Cary News: Obituaries

March 16, 2014

Marguerite A. Bonestell

Marguerite A. Bonestell, 70, "Peggy" to her friends, a long-time resident of the Cary area, died Saturday, March 8, 2014 at Hospice of Wake County. Peggy was born on April 20, 1943 in Kingston, New York to Archibald and Margaret (Marnette) Thomas.

Peggy retired from Cary Elementary School after 28 years of service as a teaching assistant. She was loved by her co-workers, and her students and parents alike.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Lewis C. Bonestell, whom she married on June 8, 1963. She is survived by her three children, their spouses and her five grandchildren; daughter, Cynthia and Robert Kincaid, their children Kellie and Gabrielle; son, Michael and Chrissy Bonestell, their children, Jessica and Matthew; and son, Joel and Stephanie Bonestell, their son Justin.

A Memorial Service for Peggy will be held on Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at 2:00 pm, at the Fuquay-Varina Presbyterian Church, 308 N. Ennis Street, Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526. The family will receive friends from 1:00 - 2:00 pm, one hour prior to the service at the church.

In lieu of flowers, the family is asking that memorial gifts be made to Hospice of Wake County, 250 Hospice Circle, Raleigh, NC 27607, or

Arrangements by Thomas Funeral Home, Fuquay-Varina.

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