Obituary of Margaret L. Schaefer
Margaret Little Schaefer, Monmouth Junction, NJ (June 7, 2019)
My beloved companion, soul-mate and wife, Margaret Little Schaefer of Ramsey, NJ and Monmouth Junction, NJ passed away June 7, 2019 at the age of 76 after a long battle with carcinoid cancer and breast cancer. Peggy is pre-deceased by her parents Richard Gilmore and Kathern Corrigan Little.
Peggy is survived by her husband John F. Schaefer, two children, Meghan Schaefer Spielberg of Montclair, NJ and Jacquelyn Schaefer Meinhardt of Leesburg, VA, four grandchildren, Grace, Madison, Joseph and Lauren, three cousins, Patricia Corrigan Pierce of Gore VA, Fay Ann Gebb Andrews of Fallston, MD and Robert Gilwee of Sparks, MD.
Peggy Little Schaefer was born (July 21, 1943) and raised in Baltimore, Maryland. Early in her life, she attended Blessed Sacrament grade school, graduated from Institute of Notre Dame (IND) high school and Strayer’s Business College in Baltimore, MD. She resided in several locations, including Baltimore, MD, Pasadena, CA, Yonkers, NY, Acton, MA, Ramsey and Monmouth Junction, NJ. She worked as an efficient office manager in several All State Insurance offices including Towson, MD, Los Angeles, CA, Westchester, NY and was an effective and favorite diet counselor.
Visitation will be at Murphy Funeral Home, 616 Ridge Rd Monmouth Junction, NJ on June 10 from 2-4pm and 7-9pm.
A funeral mass will be celebrated at St Cecilia Catholic Church 10 Co Rd 681, Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852 on June 11, 2019 at 130pm.
Contributions may be made to St Jude Children’s Hospital, Memphis, TN. in honor of Margaret L. Schaefer.
616 Ridge Road at New Road
Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852
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