Margaret "Peggy"'s Story
Margaret J. "Peggy" Cope, age 59, passed away on Dec., 3, 2017, at the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center surrounded by her loving friends and family.
A resident of Oldtown, Peggy was born in Cumberland on Sept. 25, 1958, to the late Donald B. Sheetz and surviving Anna M. Melvin Sheetz, where she attended Allegany High School graduating class of 1976. Pursuing her passion for art, she graduated from Allegany College of Maryland with an Arts and Sciences degree.
She is survived by her husband of 38 years, David A. Cope; children David A. Cope, Samuel J. Cope, and Sarah E. Cope, and grandchildren.
Friends and family will be received at Scarpelli Funeral Home, P.A. 108 Virginia Avenue, on Dec. 16, 2017 from 11a.m. to 1 p.m. with a memorial service at 1 p.m. Inurnment will be in the mausoleum at Rose Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that a donation be made to the Alzheimer's Association at alz.org memorial page.
The family would like to thank the staff at Allegany Health and Nursing, the Western Maryland Health System for their care and dedication, as well as Fr. Eric Gauchet.
Condolences for the family may be left at www.ScarpelliFH.com.
Published on December 12, 2017