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Peggy Tjardes

May 1, 1943 ~ November 21, 2022 (age 79) 79 Years Old
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Peggy Tjardes, of McHenry, passed away Monday, November 21, 2022 at the age of 79.

She was born May 1, 1943 in Chicago, the daughter of the late John and Adeline (nee Rekowski) Christy.

Peggy will be remembered as a wonderful cook and was devoted to her family. She was a long time employee of Coilcraft.

Peggy is survived by her loving husband of 59 years, Wilbert “Butch” Tjardes; her daughter, Vicki (Mike) Kinsala; and her sister, Carolyn Christy. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Barbara Mitera.

A celebration of Peggy’s life will be held at a later date.

Donations may be made in Peggy’s memory may be made to the American Heart Association at

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Peggy Tjardes

May 1, 1943-November 21, 2022

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American Heart Association - Midwest Affiliate
3816 Paysphere Circle, Chicago IL 60674-0001
Tel: 1-800-242-8721


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