Peggy Sue (Kreek) Clinkenbeard, 73, passed away August 15, 2018, at the Oregon Care Center.
She was born in St. Joseph, Missouri, on September 26, 1944, the only child of John Thomas and Sadie (Prussman) Kreek.
Peggy graduated from Oregon High School in 1962, and then attended Northwest Missouri State University. On April 26, 1965, she married Ronald Clinkenbeard. He preceded her in death.
She worked as a dietary manager in several healthcare facilities and was a member of the Oregon United Methodist Church.
Peggy was also preceded in dealth by her parents; and brother-in-law and sisters-in-law, Tom and Nancy Clinkenbeard, Rosie Winkelman, and Diane Sneed.
Peggy is survived by her children, Rhonda (Loren) Cecil of Rock Port, Missouri, John (Cat) Clinkenbeard of Craig, Missouri, and Sara Clinkenbeard of Rock Port; three grandchildren, Chrystal (Jesse) Ferguson of Rock Port, Lauren (Mike) Daugherty of Rock Port, and Thomas Cecil of Stanberry, Missouri; two great-grandchildren, Chryson McQueen and Raylan Daugherty; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Janice and Jim Johnson of Kirksville, Missouri, Dwight Sneed of Kahoka, Missouri, and Alona and Robert Peters of Pittsfield, Illinois; and nieces and nephews.
Peggy played the keyboard and loved sewing. She was a former member of the Culp Club.
Funeral services were held on Monday, August 20, 2018, at the Chamberlain Funeral Home in Oregon. A family visitation was held the prior evening. Interment was at Maple Grove Cemetery in Oregon. Memorials may be directed to the American Diabetes Association or to the Maple Grove Cemetery Association. Online condolences may be left at