Margaret "Peg" Rowan

  • Born: July 11, 1947
  • Died: February 28, 2022
  • Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

John F. Givnish Funeral Home

10975 Academy Road
Philadelphia, PA 19154

Tel. (215) 281-0100

Tribute & Message From The Family


Margaret "Peg", of Philadelphia, passed away on February 28th, 2022 at the age of 74. She was the beloved daughter of William and Rita Harbison; devoted wife of the late George; loving mother of Kevin Dooley (Donna), Karin Stewart, Matthew Rowan, and the late Thomas "TJ" Rowan; devoted grandmother of Amanda Harris, Meghan Stewart, Casey Stewart, Lainey Stewart, Emma Stewart, Liam Rowan, and Kaitlin Dooley; beloved great grandmother of Scarlett, and Rosalie; and cherished sister of William Harbison, Michael Harbison, Timothy Harbison, and the late Kathi Jeka, Robert Harbison, and James Harbison.

Peg was a devout Catholic. She was originally a parishioner of St. Michael's, and then of Resurrection of Our Lord Church in Philadelphia. Most of all Peg loved her family and was devoted to her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.

Family and friends are invited to Peg's Life Celebration on Monday, March 7th, from 9:30 – 10:30 am at Resurrection of Our Lord Church, 2000 Shelmire Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19152. A funeral mass will follow at 10:30 am. Interment services will be held at Resurrection Cemetery, Bensalem, PA. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Peg's name to Give Kids the World Village,


Condolence & Memory Journal

She was always so sweet to everyone in my family and to meAunt Peggy had a heart of gold and will be so greatly missed. I'm so sorry for your loss

Posted by Sharon Bach - Lafayette, CA - Family   March 04, 2022

Truly a wonderful lady and mother. Deepest prayers and sympathies.

Posted by Michael Kern - Duluth, GA   March 04, 2022

Our thoughts and prayers are with Peggy and all of you. One of my earliest memories was when I was a baby Kathy and Peggy took me to see "It's a Hard Days Night" at the movie theater. She was a great lady and a really cool cousin. I know there is a special place in Heaven for her!

Posted by Bob KERN - Canton, GA - Family   March 04, 2022

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