Peggy Lee Stidham, 68, passed on April 8, 2022 in Savannah, GA.
She was born to Jack L. Rike and Colette C. Rike in Dayton, Ohio on December 8, 1953. Peggy was proceeded in death by her (Grandparents) Charles & Anna Heidenrich. (Father) Jack L Rike. (Husband) Lawrence Stidham Sr. (Great Granddaughter) Autumn F. Stidham.
She is survived by her Mother Colette Rike. Brothers , John (Sherry)Rike, Larry( Becky) Rike, Steve(Mary Kay) Rike. Sisters, Betty(Ray)Daily, Arlene (John)Flohre, her best friend Marsha(Bob)Stidham. Children Lawrence (Sheri) Stidham Jr , Tonya Wright (Andrew Schutte), Denise(Joe )Violet, Steve (Lisa )Paul, Sabrina Paul. She is also survived by 14 grandchildren. Tyler (Rachel) ,Gabriella , Grace, Saralynn, Jacob, Elizabeth, Bill, Anthony, Cevin, Lacy (Shaun) & Maverick, Ty, Zoey, JJ, Mylo. And her pets, Duker , Sissy and Peanut.
Peggy married Lawrence Stidham Sr. in 1972 and they lived a full life together in Dayton, Ohio. Where she worked as a childcare provider for Montgomery county for 44 years until she retired in 2016 . Peggy loved to crochet, fish , play games and making the most creative meals . She also liked riding along the coast in Florida with the windows down listening to all her favorite songs while drinking her favorite slushy . She was the most caring and straight forward person you could ever meet. She would open her home to just about anyone who needed a place to stay and would always help anyone in need. Her love for kids was so evident in her life as she took many of them in as her own. Peggy loved her whole family very much , including her pets and especially her best friend Marsha . They grew up together as little girls and experienced all of life together. They were inseparable to the very end.
A celebration of life will be held at Huffman Dam Park, 4095 Lower Valley Pike, Dayton, Ohio 45424 on August 27, 2022 @ 2pm.Print This Obituary & Condolences