Peggy Ames passed away peacefully in her home on Dec. 31, 2020, surrounded by loved ones. Peggy was born July 3, 1940. She was a hard, loyal worker, from retail store manager to selling Avon; she was an enthusiastic traveler/cruiser; and she deeply loved family and friends.
She was the beloved wife of the late Jerry Ames and survived by her three sons Jack, Mike (Carrie), and Tony (Toni); five grandchildren Samantha (Michael), Miles (Kayla), Marcus, Jackie, Cache, and three great-grandsons Noah, Gavin, and Soren.
Daughter of Arthur and Lavon Norris and sister to Janet, Steven, and Sharon, she will be missed.
Due to the pandemic, her son’s will hold a graveside only memorial service limited to immediate family and friends on Friday, January 8th, 2021 at 12:00 PM at SLC cemetery. Please share stories, notes of condolence, or photos, on her online memory book.
For directions to the graveside service, please follow these routing instructions as most of the gates at the Salt Lake City Cemetery will be locked:
From South Temple, go north on "N" street, go to the top of the hill and turn right/east and enter the cemetery.
Go east to Main Street
Turn north on Main Street but stay to the right at the Y Intersection to stay on Hillside Ave
Go north on Hillside Ave to 445 north and turn right/east
Go to Center Street and turn right/south
When exiting, please go south on Center St to 240 North and west out of the cemetery.