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Peggy L. Boxberger

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Peggy Lou (Erwin) Boxberger, 84, of Russell, Kansas, passed away Sunday, February 20, 2022 at Russell Regional Hospital in Russell.

Peggy was born March 21, 1927 in Russell, Kansas.  She was the daughter of Kenneth and Glady (Barton) Erwin.  She grew up in Russell and graduated from Russell High School.

Peggy was united in marriage to Ardean Boxberger on October 14, 1956 in Russell.  This union was blessed with two sons; Kent and Kurt.  They made their home in Russell.

Peggy was a devoted wife and homemaker for her boys.  She also helped keep the books for Ardean’s welding business.  She enjoyed bowling, boating and camping, playing bingo and gambling in Las Vegas.

Surviving family include her husband of 65 years, Ardean of the home; son, Kurt Boxberger (Melody) of Ft. Worth, Texas; four grandchildren, Brooke McMahan (Josh), Brent Boxberger, Shelby Boxberger and Sydney Boxberger; and great granddaughter Audrey McMahan.

Peggy was preceded in death by her parents and son Kent Boxberger. A private family gathering will be held at a later date.  Cremation has taken place.  Condolences may be sent to Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, who is in charge of these arrangements.