Margaret "Peggy" Railey, age 63, of Tyler passed away on Dec. 26, 2011, at Mother Frances Hospital in Tyler.
She was born on Oct. 7, 1948, in Milwaukee, Wis., to William H. and Billie Jo Renfro Nicolai. They preceded her in death.
Margaret received her master's degree in education from Southern Methodist University and taught at the Ursuline Academy in Dallas. She was a member of the Methodist faith.
Margaret is survived by two children, Megan and Ryan; brother, Ted Nicolai and wife Linda; sister, Katherine Aronin; and by numerous nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.
A private family service was held at Tyler Memorial Park Cemetery in Tyler.
Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on Dec. 28, 2011