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Margaret (Peggy) Lois Chirco

October 10, 1924 ~ May 12, 2022 (age 97)


Margaret (Peggy) Chirco passed away on May 12, 2022 at the age of 97.  She was born on October 10, 1924 in Detroit MI to parents John and Virginia Bommarito.  She is preceded in death by her parents John and Virginia Bommarito, her husband Joseph Chirco, son Philip Chirco, siblings Pasquale Bommarito and Martha Harrison.  She is survived by daughter Pam (Arlyn) Bartels of Ripon CA, brother Chuck Bommarito of Modesto CA and grandchildren Ryan Bartels of Quincy CA, Joseph (Crystal) Bartels of Sonora CA and Kevin (Christa) Bartels of Sonora CA.
Peggy was a beloved wife, mother, sister, grandma, aunt, friend and red hat lady!  She will be dearly missed by all of us who have loved her.
Mass will be held on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church located at 1813 Oakdale Road, Modesto Ca.
Private Interment at St. Stanislaus Catholic Cemetery, Modesto Ca
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to:  St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, PO Box 1000 Dept. 42, Memphis, TN 38148 or online at


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Memorial Mass
May 24, 2022

10:00 AM
St. Joseph's Catholic Church
1813 Oakdale Rd.
Modesto, CA 95355

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