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Diana "Peggy" L. Baumler
Date of Death: September, 10 2021

          Diana "Peggy" L. Baumler, 68, Bark River, passed away on Friday September 10, 2021 at UP Health Systems in Marquette with her loving family by her side. She was born on September 2, 1953 in Escanaba, daughter of the late Ernest and Viola (Bergeron) Jacques. She married Fred Baumler 28 years ago.
          Peggy worked at Robinson Furniture, Hannahville School, more recently at Meijer's and was a cook with her sister at the Escanaba Eagles Club and worked at Magnuson Grand Hotel, but she will be remembered mostly as the "neighborhood nana".
          She is survived by her husband, three children: Raymond (Kelly) LeClaire, Eric LeClaire and Holly (Scott) Derouin, siblings: Marylou Millette, Carol (Leroy) Cooper, Rose (Jim) Peltier, Bonnie (Tom) Royer, Wayne (Shirley) Jacques, Norbert (Sue) Jacques, Jerome (Georgia) Jacques, Gerald Jacques, Richard (Pat) Jacques, David (Cheryl) Jacques and Marvin (Janet) Jacques, eleven grandchildren: Simone, Troy, Karissa, Michaela, Marissa, Caitlin, Madalyn, Destiny, Savanna, Eyric and Tyler, two great-grandchildren, sister-in-law: Margaret Denesha as well as many nieces and nephews.
          Peggy was preceded in death by her parents, the father of her children: Lenny LeClaire, siblings: Mariyln Benoit, Nancy Kasbohm, Robert Jacques, two sisters-in-law: Robertalou Jacques and Darlene Jacques, three brothers-in-law: Stanley Benoit, Pete Kasbohm and Lester Millette, a step-son: Chris Baumler and close friends Marv and Sherri.
          Friends may call from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday September 14, 2021 at the Allo Coolman Funeral Home in Escanaba. A service to celebrate the life of Peggy Baumler will be at 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home with Fr. Robb Jurkovich officiating. A luncheon will follow services at the Farmer's Market (1501 Ludington St, Escanaba). Burial will take place in the Holy Cross Cemetery.
          Her family requests that everyone wears something red in keeping with nana's favorite color.
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  • "My sincere condolences to everyone that loved her, May she Rest In Peace. I’m so sorry Bonnie in your loss of your dear sister. Sending you strength and love. "
    -Lisa Cooper

  • "So sorry about Peggy . I've known Peggy since Robinsons She will be greatly missed."

  • "So sorry about Peggy . I've known Peggy since Robinsons She will be greatly missed."

  • "My sincerest condolences Fred and to Peggy's family. We had many wonderful memories of fishing, dinners, and staying in your "fish"room. Hugs, prayers, and love for all. Linda L."
    -Linda Larochelle

  • "I met Peggy when she would watch Aaron. What a wonderful, giving person. RIP you will be greatly missed."
    -Terri Asplund

  • "Sending love to Raymond, Eric, Holly and all of the grandkids, she loved her family so much, Rest In Peace aunt Peggy Love you!"
    -Diann Douglas

  • "I'm so sorry to hear of Peggy passing She has always been a caring person and has always asked about how our family was through all the years.She will be missed Thoughts are with her family."
    -Donna Pepin(Lantagne)

  • "Sending lots of love and hugs to you all. Wish I could be there but will be thinking of you and wearing red. Rest in peace Aunt Peggy. "
    -Kris Gates

  • "My deepest sympathy to you all. Miss her so much, she was the best. She’s with angels! Luv you all!"
    -Tanya Jacques

  • "Sorry for your loss and she was a nice lady and I remember when she was my babysitter when I was come to her house after school and see Fred. Love you and miss you Peggy keep looking down on all of us to keep us safe love love miss see you again when I call to haven. ❤️❤️❤️❤️"
    -Aaron asplund

  • "So very sorry for your loss she was a great person"
    -Laurie Deno

    -Cynthia Preston laFave

  • "Raymond, Eric, and Holly, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your families at this time of loss. I know Peggy will be missed by many. She put her special mark on our neighbor hood while she was her. For that Thank you Peggy. Roxanne F."
    -Roxanne Frossard

  • "So sorry for your loss! Our condolences to all of the family!"
    -Ron Baumler

  • "Our sincere condolences to Peggy's entire family. May she Rest in Peace and spread her Angel Wings while smiling down on her family and friends! 🙏🙏🙏"
    -Gary & Becky Lehman

  • "Such a loss. Peggy was the sweetest, most caring, kind hearted woman. She truly had a heart of gold. I was honored to call her a friend. My thoughts and prayers are with her husband, children, grandchildren and all who loved her. May she rest in peace! "
    -Abby Johnson

  • "So sorry to hear about peggy. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her. God Bless and prayers."

  • "I will my you. God Bless And Prayers to the family."
    -Rebecca (Jacques) Gauthier

  • "So sorry for your loss. Our condolences to Peggy's entire family. God comfort to all.🙏🙏"
    -Richard & Winnie Butryn

  • "I first met Peggy when working at Robinson's Furniture and certainly enjoyed whenever we could talk together. I will miss her wonderful ways. What a wonderful person. My sincere condolences to all of you. I know you have so many special memories to carry you through, until you meet again. Take good care of each other. Sally Johnson "
    -Sally A Johnson

  • "So Very Sorry to hear about Peg!! I worked with her just under a year at Meijer’s in the bakery & she was such a joy!! what a quirky personality. WE TRULY MISS HER May she rest in peace & Look our Lord here she comes!!! My deepest sympathy to All her family!!"
    -Brenda Jasper

  • ""Such a loss. Peggy was the sweetest, most caring, kind hearted woman. I've known Peggy sense I was 15 years old. She will be missed by many. Praying for all of you."
    -Bonnie J Bates

  • "So sorry for your lose she always treated my kids as her own grandkids. She will truly be missed I could always go to her when I needed to talk. Love and prayers. Pethers family. "
    -Latesia Pethers

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