Peggy E. VanOver Snell - 61

9/3/1955 - 1/19/2017

Rockford, Illinois

Peggy "Peg" VanOver Snell, 61,  went to be with the Lord after a courageous battle with cancer on Jan. 19, 2017. Born Sept. 3, 1955 in Ft. Hood, TX, daughter of William and Elizabeth (Ridley) VanOver. Graduated from Guilford High School. Employed by Country Skillet and Cracker Barrel for many years. She enjoyed being a member of Memorial Baptist Church. She loved spending time with her family, including her dog Peanut. She enjoyed traveling, opening new Cracker Barrel restaurants and reading.  Survivors include daughters, Jennifer (Brandon) Riley of Belvidere and Amanda (Martin) Gantz of Rockford; her mother, Elizabeth VanOver of Cherry Valley; granddaughters, Kaleen and Page; grandson, William; sisters, Jeanette (Pat) Rucker of Rockford, Kathleen (Steve) Maurer of WI; sister-in-law, Mary VanOver of Rockford; many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her father, William and brother, Charles. A special thank you to Rockford Memorial Cancer Center's Dr. Tabraiz Mohommed and staff and the staff at Heartland Hospice.

Memorial service 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017, in Memorial Baptist Church, 7007 Flora Road, Rockford, IL 61101. Sundberg Funeral Home assisted the family. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Breast Cancer Society.

Memorial Service:

11:00 a.m., Wednesday, January 25, 2017 in Memorial Baptist Church, 7007 Flora Road, Rockford, IL 61101

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