Margaret Truman "Peg" Balow
March 09, 1928 - April 11, 2017
Margaret (Peg) Truman Balow passed away on April 11, 2017 at her home in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. The daughter of Margaret Helen and Sinclair Ernest Truman, Peg was born in Detroit, Michigan on March 9, 1928, the eldest of four children: Beverly Joan, Robert Sinclair, and Stephen Andrew. Peg worked while a student at Mackenzie High School, one favorite job being a drugstore “soda jerk,” which allowed her to indulge in what were to become life-long favorite treats--hot fudge sundaes and potato chips. After graduating from high school, Peg completed two years of education at Hillsdale College, where she was a member of the Phi Beta Kappa sorority, and where she met her future husband, Ross Marvin Balow. Taking a . . .