Peggy Lea Chaudion, age 83, of Arcadia, passed away Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017 at her home.

She was born Dec. 25, 1933 at Bloomington, to Rex Clinton and Wanda Pearl (Sturgeon) Harden.

In addition to being a devoted wife and mother and raising six children, she had worked more than 25 years at Best Lock Company at Indianapolis. She was a member of Christian Life Center at Fishers, and while in Florida she was a member of First Apostolic Pentecostal Church at Winter Haven. She was a prior member of the Fortville Pentecostal Church. She greatly enjoyed interacting with her family and friends, working jig saw and crossword puzzles, and reading.

She married Robert William Chaudion on April 22, 1951.  He preceded her in death on January 22, 2002.

Survivors include daughters, LaDonna Lynn Brown of Arcadia, Ruth Ann Stringer of Arcadia, Terrie Lea Baker of Camby,and Deborah Kay Baker of Atlanta; son, Roger William Chaudion of Noblesville; brother, Cloyd Franklin Harden of Indianapolis; sisters, Julia Esther Balz of Indianapolis, and Katherine Lynn Hatcher of Indianapolis; 13 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren and 4 great-great-grandchildren. 

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a son: Tony Wayne Chaudion and a sister: Jacqueline Rae Bussinger.

Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017, at Hartley Funeral Homes Cicero Chapel, 209 West Jackson St., Cicero, IN 46034, with Pastor Daniel Beck officiating.  Burial will follow at the Cicero Cemetery. Visitation is scheduled from noon until time of the services.

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