Margaret A. "Peggy" Brinkman
January 25, 1928 - October 18, 2019
Grace Lutheran Church - East Tawas, Michigan
A memorial service will be held at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at the Grace Lutheran Church in East Tawas,
Margaret A. “Peggy” Brinkman
Margaret “Peggy” Brinkman of Oscoda, MI, passed away on Friday, October 18, 2019 at her home, at age 91. She was born on January 25, 1928 in Calumet, MI, to the late Alfred and Lucille St. Germain (nee Evans). Peggy graduated from Calumet High School and later earned her Bachelor’s Degree from Adrian College in English Literature/Education. She married Dr. Harvey H. Brinkman on August 18, 1951 in Calumet, MI and worked as a teacher in Detroit until they moved to the Tawas area in the late 1950’s. They moved to Oscoda in 2003.
Peggy enjoyed throwing potlucks, as well as gardening, pinochle, photography, music, and traveling the country. She loved to explore and go to new places. Peggy is survived by her three sons, David Brinkman of Palm Springs, CA, Paul Brinkman of Oscoda, MI, John Brinkman of Oscoda, MI; her ten grandchildren, Justin, Jason, Toby, Korie, Myles, Emma, Nathan, Ricky, Megan and Seth; and two great-grandchildren, Xander and Alexis. Peggy is also survived by two nieces, Jean Story and Nancy (Montgomery) Asselin, and nephew Jim Story. In addition to her parents and husband, Dr. Harvey H. Brinkman, M.D., she was preceded in death by sister, Shirley Trucks.
A memorial service will be held at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at the Grace Lutheran Church in East Tawas, MI. Rev. Matthew Carpenter will officiate and interment will be in the Greenwood Cemetery in East Tawas. Memorials may be directed to the church and you may offer condolences at www.bureshfuneralhomes.com.
Grace Lutheran Church in East Tawas, MI
Greenwood Cemetery - East Tawas, Michigan