August 8, 1954 - August 10, 2021
Margaret Ann “Peggy” O’Meara of Dover, DE, passed away on Tuesday, August 10, 2021 at her home. She was 67. Born on August 8, 1954 in Philadelphia, PA, she was the daughter of the late Stephen Tretina, Sr. and Margaret Posner Tretina of Hartly, DE. She graduated from St. Basil High School, class of 1972. On July 17, 1982, she married Michael O’Meara. Mrs. O’Meara worked as a book keeper for T&T Small Engines. She loved plants and flowers, from her own private collection, to visiting local gardens, to her favorite place to visit, Hawaii. She had a love of music, playing guitar since she was a child. She played a variety of wind and stringed folk instruments; offering music for early childhood education programs. She also provided private lessons in both guitar and ukulele. She had an avid interest in crochet, knitting, looms, etc. She and several other friends made prayer shawls and hats, scarves, etc at church. She was a member of Immaculate Conception Parish in Marydel, MD, where she taught pre-k Sunday school for many years, worked as CRE, and served in the music ministry. In addition to her mother and her husband, she is survived by a son, John O’Meara (Laura) of Marshallton, DE; a daughter, Caitlin Wright (Mark) of Smyrna, DE; two brothers, Stephen Tretina, Jr. and Joseph Tretina both of Hartly, DE, and five grandchildren, Erin, Mary (Maggie) and Rory O’Meara and Oliver and Penelope Wright. A visitation will be held on Monday, August 16, 2021 from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm at Fleegle and Helfenbein Funeral Home, 106 W. Sunset Avenue, Greensboro, MD. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, August 17, 2021 at 12:00 noon at Immaculate Conception Church 522 Main St. Marydel, MD. Interment will be in Holy Cross Cemetery in Dover, following the service.
Margaret Ann “Peggy” O’Meara of Dover, DE, passed away on Tuesday, August 10, 2021 at her home. She was 67. Born on August 8, 1954 in Philadelphia, PA, she was the daughter of the late Stephen Tretina, Sr. and Margaret Posner... View Obituary & Service Information
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