Margaret Bicket

Margaret BicketMargaret (Peggy) Louise Leinbaugh Bicket, 81, of Fort Myers, Fla., formerly of Lewistown, died May 15, 2007, at Hope Hospice in Fort Myers.

She was born Nov. 15, 1925, in Mendon, a daughter of Howard and Marion Leinbaugh. She married Lt. Robert Lee Jones in 1944. He preceded her in death. She later married Lt. Commander James Lampe. He preceded her in death. She then married Peter M. Bicket. He preceded her in death.

She also was preceded in death by one sister, Dorothy Leinbaugh; and one brother Harold (Bud) Parr Leinbaugh.

Surviving are one daughter Judith Jones (and David) Moore of Fort Myers; and one granddaughter.

She attended the University of Illinois, where she was a member of Alpha Gamma Delta. She owned a boutique, The Top Drawer in McLean, Va. She also owned another fashion boutique, Peggy Jones, Ltd.

She was a member of the Country Club of North Carolina in Pinehurst. She was active in the Naples Philharmonic, Naples Yacht Club, Naples Pan-Hellenic Union, La Playa Beach Club and Vanderbilt Presbyterian Church.

A memorial service and private burial will be held in Lewistown at a later date. Henry-Lange Memorial Home in Lewistown is in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be made to the Hope Hospice House, 9470 Healthpark Circle, Fort Myers, FL 33908 or Muscular Dystrophy Association (ALS), PO Box 78960, Phoenix, AZ 85062-8960.

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Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 5/23/2007