Obituary of Margaret Mary Ohlweiler
Margaret “Peggy” Mary Ohlweiler, 87, of Yonkers, New York passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 22, 2018 in the home she grew up in. Margaret was born to the Late George and Margaret Ohlweiler on May 17, 1931 in Yonkers. Along with her parents, Margaret was predeceased by her siblings Harold Ohlweiler and Rosemary Ohliweiler Doherty, and her long time fiancé Frank.
She worked at Royal Typewriter as an Executor Secretary for many years. Peggy loved to travel the world and went on many cruises with her mother. She was very fond of the sun and enjoyed relaxing outside sunbathing. Peggy loved to eat and would say that she was born at “dinnertime.”
Margaret was a parishioner of St. Barnabas’ Church. She was a daily visitor at the Woodlawn Heights Library where she spent a great deal of time volunteering and reading. She enjoyed reading The New York Daily News cover-to-cover, especially her horoscope.
She leaves behing her nieces and nephews; Dennis Ohlweiler of Georgia, George Ohlweiler of Dorset, VT, Peter Ohlweiler of Brandon, VT, Marybeth Bonadies of Rocky Hill, CT, Rosemary “Rosebud” & John Golon of Ellington, CT, John “JJ” Doherty of Carlsbad, NM, Noel and Leanne Doherty of Enfield, CT, Kathleen Doherty of Vernon, CT, and Christine Doherty and her husband Jerry Benware FL, along with her preceased nephew Brendan Doherty, as well as many great and great-great nieces and nephews, including her dear friend Sanda Psorn.
Viewing will be held on Wednesday, December 26, 2018 from 3:00 - 7:00 P.M. at Hodder Farenga Funeral Home, 899 McLean Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10704.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, December 27, 2018 at 9:30 A.M. in St. Barnabas Church, Bronx, NY.
Interment will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Hawthorne, NY.