Peggy Joy McCandless Crapo returned to the loving arms of her Father in Heaven January 30, 1998, in Salt Lake City, Utah. Peggy was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, daughter and friend to many.
Born May 22, 1950, in Lynwood, CA, to Donald and Hazel McCandless. Married L. Bruce Crapo, January 15, 1972, in Orem, Utah. Marriage was subsequently solemnized in the Provo LDS Temple.Peggy was a talented and beautiful woman who touched the lives of many. She chose to enrich her life through the years by continually attending classes at the University of Utah in music and social sciences.
She was a faithful member of the LDS church and served in many capacities throughout her life. She gave countless hours of service throughout the past 11 years singing with the Tabernacle Choir. She shared her lovely voice with people throughout the world in this capacity. Peggy taught singing lessons for a number of years and was not only a dedicated instructor, but also a loving friend to all her students.
In addition to her great love for music, she enjoyed reading, horseback riding, photography, golf, the outdoors, and spending time in the company of those she loved, especially her grandson, Ian.
Survivors include her husband, Bruce Crapo; son, Zachary Crapo, Sandy, UT; daughter, Celeste Neil, Sandy, UT; grandson, Ian Neil, brothers, Terry (Brenda) McCandless, Bothell, WA; Kevin (Barbara) McCandless, Pocatello, ID; sister, Kathy (Scott) Spackman, Pocatello, ID; and dear friends, Robert and Barbara Bailey, Twin Falls, ID. Preceded in death by her father, mother, grandmother Pearl McCandless, and mother-in-law Linnie Crapo.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, February 4, 1998, at 11 a.m., Sandy Granite South Stake Center, 2130 East 10000 South. Friends and family may call Tuesday, February 3, 1998, from 7 to 9 p.m. at Larkin Sunset Gardens, 10600 South 1700 East, Sandy. Additional viewing for family and close friends will be at the church from 9:30 to 11 a.m. prior to the service. Interment following at Larkin Sunset Gardens.
We loved Peggy dearly, and she will be greatly missed by all whose lives she touched.
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