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Margaret Schatz
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Margaret Marie "Peggy"
Schatz (Hackett)
1924 - 2018
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Obituary for Margaret Marie "Peggy" Schatz (Hackett)

Margaret Marie "Peggy"  Schatz (Hackett)
Margaret Marie Schatz (Peggy) 94, a 75 year resident of Howard County and later of Annapolis died on November 14 2018 after a short illness. Peggy was born in Henryton, MD. After high school she married George Schatz Sr. of Ellicott City and raised two sons, George Schatz Jr. and Thomas C. Schatz. Peggy was an active member of St. Mary’s/OLPH Catholic church and later St. Andrews by the Bay in Cape St. Claire.
Peggy earned her “Nursing Certificate” from HC Community College and for 20 years worked as a patient representative at HC General Hospital. She also was a safe boating instructor for the US Power Squadrons. In retirement, she traveled to 48 states before retiring to Annapolis where she spent her time fishing, crabbing, gardening and feeding the waterfront critters.

Peggy was preceded in death by her husband, George Anthony Schatz Sr. and her son, George Anthony Schatz Jr. Peggy is survived by her son Thomas C. Schatz of Annapolis.

Friends may call Monday 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. at the Slack Funeral Home, P.A., 3871 Old Columbia Pike, Ellicott Ciy, MD 21043. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Tuesday 10:30 a.m. at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 4801 Ilchester Rd., Ellicott City, MD 21043. Interment Meadowridge Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be directed to the American Heart Association ( Please see for online condolences and directions.
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