Nature 05

Stephanie Ann (Wernick) McGaugh

February 1, 1956 ~ January 26, 2021 (age 64)


Stephanie Ann McGaugh, 64, of Peru, passed away at 10:15am on Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at Hickory Creek Nursing Home in Peru.

She was born in Salinas, California on February 1, 1956 to Jack and Ruth (Phillips) Wernick.  She married Randall McGaugh on October 8, 1976, and he survives.  Stephanie enjoyed reading and collecting butterflies, and had an insatiable love for chocolate.  She was a loving wife, mother, and grandma, and was a member of the Peru First Assembly of God.

She is survived by her husband, as well as children Amy ( Ron) Wilson and Sharon Altman, both of Peru; as well as two grandchildren Jack (Brooklyn) Wilson and Aaron (Shelby) Wilson; and four great-grandchildren.  Also surviving are brothers Phillip Wernick and Stephen Wernick, both of California.

She was preceded in death by her parents, and a son Travis McGaugh.

Per Stephanie’s wishes, there will be no services.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Flowers-Leedy Funeral Home. Family and friends may sign the online guestbook at

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Stephanie Ann (Wernick) McGaugh, please visit our floral store.


You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or by planting a memorial tree in the memory of Stephanie Ann (Wernick) McGaugh
© 2021 Flowers~Leedy & Allen Funeral Homes. All Rights Reserved. | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy