Peggy L. Harper



Peggy Louise Harper, 62, of Gold Hill, Ore., passed away Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2009, at her home. She was born on Feb. 5, 1947, in Medford, Ore., to Walter L. and Dorothy M. (Jones) Dye. She graduated from Crater High School, in 1965. On Aug. 12, 1967, in Gold Hill, Ore., she married Leslie (Les) Keith Harper. Peggy enjoyed camping with friends and family, family vacations, traveling, reading and helping others. She loved spending time with her grandchildren. She worked for Neil Development for 21 years. She is survived by husband, Les Harper, of Gold Hill, Ore.; sons, Les Harper Jr., of Medford, Ore., Jason (Alison) Harper, of Bremerton, Wash.; parents, Walter and Dorothy Dye; three grandchildren, Addie, Amelia and Eli Harper; sisters, Joyce Olson, of Vashon Island, Wash., Jackie (David) Reynolds, of Canyon Country, Calif., Sue Harrington, of Vashon Island, Wash.; brother, Bill Dye, of Black Canyon, Ariz.; and several nieces and nephews. Services will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2009, at 11:00 a.m., at Memory Gardens Mortuary, 1395 Arnold Lane, Medford, OR. There will be a viewing Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2009, at Memory Gardens Mortuary, from 3:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. A reception with refreshments provided will follow the services. Arrangements under the care of Memory Gardens Mortuary: memorygardensmortuary.com.