It is with great sadness that the family of Margaret Ann Pingley announces her passing on Friday, August 30, 2019, at the age of 78 years old. She was the beloved wife of the late Robert Lee Pingley. Margaret was born in 1941 in Buckhannon, WV, the daughter of the late Quirico and Jessie Fumerola.
Margaret was preceded in death by her brothers, Roy Buster, Dewey, and Bill Fumerola. She is survived by her brothers, James, Robert Joe, Quick Jr., and Leonard Fumerola; and sisters, Betty Coughlin, Mary Leigh, Barbara Ware, and Virginia Robinson. She is also survived by four children, Debbie and husband Kevin Kelly, Robbie and wife Julie Pingley, Tammie and husband Billy Miyagawa, and Jenni Pingley; as well as many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nephews and nieces.
Margaret was a graduate of Buckhannon-Upshur High School Class of 1959. She was a member of North Coast Church in Vista, CA and attended Independent Word of Life of Buckhannon. She was a military spouse for 14 years and then retired after 25 years as a District Manager at North County Times in California.
Visitation will be held September 28, 2019 from 12:30-1:30 p.m. at Living Word Church of God at 16 Thurman Avenue, Buckhannon, WV 26201. Funeral Service will follow immediately at 1:30 p.m. Interment will follow at Heavener Cemetery.