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Obituary: Virginia Brooks Hanger

Loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother

Virginia (Peggy) Eva Brooks Hanger, age 85, died peacefully March 21, 2003 with her beloved husband of 63 years at her side.

Peggy was born Jan 15, 1918, in Salt Lake City, UT to Reuben and Eva Williams Brooks. She married her eternal companion, Sidney R. Hanger June 1, 1939 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. She attended West High School, Westminster College and the U of U. She touched the lives of many young people as she taught them jazz, ballet, tap, and tumbling in her Virginian Dance Studio, which was located near 700 E. and 2100 S, Salt Lake City.

She is survived by her husband, Sidney R. Hanger; sons, Robert S. Hanger (Wendy), Jay R. Hanger (Cheryl); 11 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

Services will be 11 a.m. Wed. March 26, 2003, Bountiful LDS 7th Ward Chapel, 1250 S. Main St, Bountiful. Friends and family may call Tues. 6-8 p.m. Russon Brothers Mortuary, 295 N. Main, Bountiful and Wed. 9:45-10:45 a.m. prior to services at the church. Interment, Wasatch Lawn Cemetery. Online guest book and directions: