2011-10-27 / Obituaries


Margaret Mary (Peg) Johnson died on October 15, 2011 in Venice, Fla. She was born in Purdys, N.Y., to Martin and Mary (Quinn) Lundy. She grew up in Purdys and graduated from Central High School in Croton Falls.

She married Carl Francis Johnson at St. Lawrence O’Toole Church in Brewster, where she remained a longtime communicant. After his death in 1967 she moved to Sarasota, Fla., where she was a member of St. Michael’s Church.

In addition to her husband, she is pre-deceased by a son, Carl Robert; a sister, Winifred; and brothers Richard, Martin and Raymond.

She is survived by a daughter Barbara LaSpina (William) of Sarasota, a son Richard of Brewster and a sister Elizabeth Lundy of Brewster, three grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.

A graveside commitment service for family and friends will be held at St. Lawrence O’Toole Cemetery at 11 a.m. on November 3, 2011, her 92nd birthday.

Arrangements are being handled by Beecher Funeral Home of Brewster.

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