Margaret A. “Peggy” Herman, 86, of Monaca, passed away Friday, November 6, 2020, surrounded by her
She was born June 4, 1934, in Freedom, and was the daughter of the late William R. and Janet (Fraser)
Grime. She was a graduate of Monaca High School and attended Monacrest Free Methodist Church,
Peggy was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas R. Herman, and sons David L. Swartzwelder and
Terry G. Herman.
She leaves behind her children, Lester (Sherry) Swartzwelder, Kimberly Swartzwelder, Michael (Karen)
Herman, Richard (Jayne) Herman, Ronald (Becky) Herman, daughter-in-law Linda Swartzwelder, two
brothers, Dan and Roy (Tess) Grime, and a sister, Janet Minnitte, and many beloved grandchildren, great-
grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and cherished family and friends, and her best friend, Frankie Puhalla.
Friends will be received Wednesday, November 11, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 at SIMPSON FUNERAL AND
CREMATION SERVICES, 1119 Washington Ave., Monaca, PA., followed by a service on Thursday,
November 12, at 11 a.m. at Monacrest Free Methodist Church, Monaca, PA.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Good Samaritan Hospice, 116 Browns Hill Road, Valencia, PA 16059.
The family would like to thank the staff of Good Samaritan Hospice House in Wexford, Dr. Knapp, the
doctors and nurses at Heritage Valley Beaver, and Pastor Collene Carney of Monacrest Free Methodist
Church for their care and compassion during her last days.
To share online condolences, light a memorial candle, add photos, and other information, please visit her permanent memorial at simpsonfuneralhome.com.