Peggy Ann Jackson, aged 86, passed on February 4, 2021 at Mercy One Medical Center in Des Moines, Iowa.

Peggy was born in Harcourt, Iowa on June 22, 1934, to Elof and Inga Heggen. She grew up with four sisters and three brothers on the family farm. She retired from Norwest Bank (Wells Fargo) and she co-owned Research Industries with her husband Paul hauling for Alter Metal Recycling for 30 years.

Peggy had four children Debra (Tom) Plate of Mooresville, North Carolina, the late Colleen (Terry/Julie) Wipperman, Norwalk, Cindy (the late Craig) Gordon, Runnells, and Kenneth Jackson, Des Moines, Iowa.

She was a caring and thoughtful person that loved to talk and tell stories. She loved making crocheted infant outfits and found joy in family gatherings and getting together with former work friends. She was an active member of Experience Church in Des Moines.

Peggy was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Paul, her daughter Colleen, her parents, her brothers Roy, Don, and Richard Heggen, sisters Virginia Tynan and Wilma Hair.

She is survived by her children, Debra, Cindy, Kenneth, sisters Betty Smith, Ilene Werner, five grandchildren, Shannon (Brian) Campe, Angeletha (Jarad) Holst, Scott Jackson, Amanda Clarkin and Brad (Megan)Jackson, six great-grandchildren, Riley, Gunner, Cooper Campe, Levi Jackson, Cameron Clarkin, Oliver Clayton, and other family members.

No service will be held.

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Hamilton's Altoona Funeral Home
105 Fourth Street SW
Altoona, Iowa 50009
(515) 967-4272

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