Peggy Chewning Stier thumbnail

Peggy Chewning Stier

June 18, 1926 - May 4, 2019

Peggy Chewning Stier, 92, passed away on Saturday, May 4, 2019 in Virginia Beach, VA. She passed away quietly at home in her sleep with family nearby. She was born June 18, 1926 to Bessie Mae and Fred Bruce Chewning.

Peggy moved from Lynchburg, VA to Virginia Beach, VA to pursue a career as a Telephone Operator with C & P Telephone Co. She was part of the team that was brought to Virginia Beach in the 1950’s to teach the residents at the oceanfront how to use the rotary dial telephone. She met and married William Frederick Stier, Jr. in Virginia Beach and the union brought forth four children, William Frederick, III, Steven Thomas, Donna Christine and Pamela Marie. She loved dancing, playing bridge and spending time at the beach.

The family will be honoring her in a private service later. Condolences may be left for the family at

Life Event Timeline

Help tell the story of Peggy by contributing to the Life Event Timeline. Upload the photo of an event...

Post an Event

Leave a Condolence

View All Condolences Post a Condolence

What our families say...

Very professional and attentive staff. They care deeply and really work hard to take the stress and burden away. Your focus should be on family and friends and Altmeyer’s attention to detail allows you to do just that. A great group of people to work with!

A Session ID is required to purchase jewelry with your loved one's fingerprint, click here to continue. If you do not have an ID, click here to contact us to get your Session ID.