2011-08-25 / Obituaries


Margaret Mary Schalkham (nee Fallon), age 91, of Carmel/Mahopac, died peacefully on Friday, August 19, 2011. She was born April 9, 1920, to Margaret and Patrick Fallon, in the Bronx.

She was predeceased by her husband Charles and son, Charlie. She is survived by a son, John and his wife, Betsy, of New Fairfield CT/Spring Hill FL, a son Paul and his wife, Nancy of San Antonio FL; seven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. She is also survived by a brother, Frank Fallon and sister-in-law Fran, of Poughkeepsie, and many loving nephews and nieces.

For many years she worked at Guideposts, Fisher Brothers Chevrolet, and Sears, and she volunteered at Putnam Hospital. Visitation was at Cargain Funeral home in Carmel NY on Monday August 22 and a Mass of Christian Burial was held at St. James Tuesday August 23, with burial at Raymond Hill Cemetery.

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