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Margaret "Peggy" Smith, age 87, a lifetime resident of Grosse Pointe Farms, passed away on Monday, March 26, 2018. Peggy was born on May 26, 1930 and graduated from St. Paul Catholic High School. A talented artist, she began her career at the Eva Briggs Photography Studio as a photographic assistant and colorist for portraits taken at the studio. Later, she worked for J.L. Hudson in purchasing and advertising. A member of the Otsego Ski Club for almost 60 years, Peggy met fellow member, Paul Smith. They married in 1957 and enjoyed 43 years of marriage before he passed away. Together they traveled the world extensively, loved skiing and tennis, were engaged members of the Detroit Institute of Arts Founders Society and Antiquaries Auxiliary and the Grosse Pointe Yacht Club, and took a keen interest in the family business, mail order house, Johnson Smith Company. An active member of the Bon Secours Hospital Assistance League for many years, Peggy helped purchase and manage displays for the hospital Gift Shop. She was a dignified, accomplished, and valiant woman whose greatest joy was her family. She will be sorely missed. Beloved wife of the late Paul. Loving mother of Sandy Smith (Bob Wilson) and Paul Smith, Jr. Loved grandmother of Andrew and Michael Wilson. Sister-in-law to Al Dietrich. Survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her siblings, Al, Lee, and Jack Wagner. ************************************ In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. John Providence Hospital Foundation—Cardiology Center, or The Capuchin Soup Kitchen Meal Programs.

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