Margaret Anne "Peggy" Duncan
1942 - 2021
Margaret Anne "Peggy" Duncan
Service Information
Service Date
Tuesday, September 14, 2021
Service Time
1 pm
Service Location
Mattatall-Varner Funeral Home Chapel
Burial Information
Burial Date
Tuesday, September 14, 2021
Burial Location
Robie Street Cemetery
Requested Charity
Alzheimer's Society of Nova Scotia
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Duncan, Margaret Anne "Peggy" – 79, of Truro passed away Tuesday, September 7, 2021 in the Colchester East Hants Health Centre, surrounded by her family.  Born in Truro, she was a daughter of the late Fred and Doris (Ferris) Yuill.

Early in her career, Peggy owned and operated three locations of Peggy’s Place Ladies Boutique. Later on in life  she cared for her grandmother for many years in the family home. Peggy enjoyed camping and boating and loved having a glass of wine and spending time with family and friends.

Peggy is survived by her common-law husband of 42 years, Ellis Dinham; sons, Jeff (Tanya) Duncan, Greg (Valerie) Duncan, both of Truro; brother, Warren (Stella) Yuill, Tatamagouche; cousin, Charles Richard (Carla) Hepburn, Truro; several nieces and nephews.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Mattatall – Varner Funeral Home, 55 Young Street, Truro where a funeral service will be held 1 pm Tuesday, September 14, 2021, Reverend Lori Ramsey officiating. Interment to follow in Robie Street Cemetery. (Due to Covid-19 restrictions, seating is limited and you must pre-register to attend the funeral service by calling 902-893-3177; thank you for your cooperation and understanding. If so desired, donations in Peggy’s memory to Alzheimer’s Society of Nova Scotia are welcomed. Private messages of condolence may be sent to the family by viewing Peggy’s obituary on-line and selecting "Send A Condolence" at:

Margaret Anne "Peggy" Duncan