Margaret 'Peggy' Turman, 87, of Lakewood, Colo., passed away May 5, 2013. Survived by her husband, Dr. William Turman; children, Jack (Susan) Seavy of Virginia Beach, Va., Margaret (Bert van de Burgt) Seavy of Tallahassee, Fla., Robert (Julie) Seavy of Morrison, Colo.; stepchildren, Carrie Lynne (Gary) Franchi, Lisa (Michael) Walker, Jonathan (Christine) Turman; ten grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. Preceded in death by her first husband, Judge Jack Seavy; parents, George Allen and Esther Salter; and brother, George Allen. Peggy was born Nov. 22, 1925, in Waukegan, Ill. She was a teacher and administrator for the Pueblo School District. She was active at Sangre de Cristo Arts & Conference Center and a major donor at the Fr. Roger Dorcy Cancer Clinic. Peggy was a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Beulah, Colo. Funeral mass, 10 a.m. Friday, May 10, 2013 at Our Lady of Lourdes Church, 8800 Maryknoll Blvd., Beulah, CO. Interment to follow at Roselawn Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made in Peggy's name to the Sangre de Cristo Arts & Conference Center through the funeral home. Online condolences,

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  1. Dr. Truman, we are so very sorry for your loss. We hope you will remember the good times and find strength in family and friends. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family. Diane and Bob Joyce & Doris MacCannon

  2. Dear Bill, John and I are so sorry for your loss. We remember you fondly from our time at St Mary Corwin Hospital and were very happy when you and Peggy found each other. You hold a special place in our hearts.

  3. To Peggy’s dear family,
    The angels are welcoming her home and I pray for comfort for all of her loved ones. Peggy welcomed me to Pueblo by bringing me into the Seabels & Seavey family when I moved to Pueble. I learned so much about people, life & food from her & hold her in highest regard as the Queen of everything. She knew so much and shared it with So many. She nicknamed my daughter Kristalita, which stuck & we had some fun times with Sario
    Bless you all, Jil teawalt

  4. I am so sorry for your loss Margaret. Please know that you and your family will be in my thoughts and prayers.

  5. We will remember Peggy with fondness, and pleasure.
    We.send our heartfelt sympathy to Dr. Bill Turman and their family.

  6. My love and prayers are with Peggy’s family, as I know they will miss Peggy so very much. Peggy was a dear friend to my mother, Dawn. They both loved their homes in Beulah and had so many wonderful times with their friends! Peggy was one of my favorite people in Pueblo… she was the real deal! Honest, funny, beautiful… always was so bubbly, happy and always had a smile on her face. She did so much for the community and the people in it. She was so kind to me and was such a loving, supportive friend to my mom when she was dying. Peggy was a ray of sunshine on this earth and now she will be a ray of sunshine in heaven. I am honored to have known her.

  7. I am the sister of Father Vicente Paz en la Casa , Leonie .
    I remember Peggy so well and would like to send love and comfort to Bill on this sad day .Peggy was so gracious and kind to our Mother when we.vsited from England and Bill and Peggy were very supportive of my brother
    rest in Peace Peggy

  8. Dr. Turman and families,

    We are so very sorry for your loss. Peggy was such a gracious lady loved by all. She touched many lives and will be missed by everyone who ever had the pleasure of meeting her. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.

    With deepest sympathy,

    Dr. Gordon and Helen Murley

  9. We wish to send our heartfelt condolences, please know that our love and thoughts are with all of you at this time. It was always a pleasure to visit with your Mom when she came to visit you and spend time with her. Love, Henny, Joe, Tanja, Jay and kids.

  10. Our heartfelt love and sympathy to Dr. Bill Turman and Peggy’s entire family.

    She was a beautiful lady and it was our pleasure to know her. We wish Bill and the family God’s comfort and peace.

  11. I want to extend my heartfelt sympathy to Peggy’s family. She was one of my favorite friend’s mothers during my high school years. I was able to see her occasionally during the last few years and she always was a delight to visit with. May she rest in peace.

  12. Sincere sympathy to all of Peggy’s family. It was a privilege to work for Peggy as a Title I teacher. She was a wonderful person.
    Marian Kochiovelos

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