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“It was with sadness that I learned of the passing of Peggy. She was a wonderful individual that added so much to the re-enactments she attended. ...Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: Bill Higbie - Sandyston, NJ

“Thank you all for the love and support for our Mother, Peggy, she truly is missed..Andrea, Alexis & John ”
2 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“Thank you Peggy for letting me occupy a spot in your heart. You will be missed but not forgotten. ”
3 of 15 | Posted by: Maureen Bloesch - Hinsdale, NH

“I recall very clearly how Peggy befriended me when I moved to Westtown and became a member of the Lenape Volunteer Ambulance Corps. She had a way of...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: William H. Elwood Jr. - Westtown, NY

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of sorrow. We are here for you, Alexis and John. Good Bless,Craig and Lori Lucas ”
5 of 15 | Posted by: Craig and Lori Lucas - Wantage, NJ

“As God received another Angle for his flock leaves us with all the good memories of Peggy has left in our hearts and sole. RIP Peggy. ”
6 of 15 | Posted by: Don Conklin - Yuma, AZ

“I'm very sorry to hear of your mothers passing . May God hold you in the palm of his hand in this time of need . ”
7 of 15 | Posted by: Rebecca & Jared Wendt

“Please accept our deepest sympathy in the loss of Peg. ”
8 of 15 | Posted by: Jennie Sweetman - Warwick, NY

“Our sincere condolences.we enjoyed getting to know Peggy. She shared a lot of our families heritage with us.Take care. ”
9 of 15 | Posted by: Eileen Hall - Canastota, NY

“Very sorry for your loss, Peggy was my cousin on my dad's side, Dick was my dad's (Everett Riggs) uncle, Again, so sorry for your loss, Peg was a...Read More »
10 of 15 | Posted by: Charles Riggs - Pottstown, PA

“Very sorry for your loss, Peggy was my cousin on my dad's side, Dick was my dad's (Everett Riggs) uncle, Again, so sorry for your loss, Peg was a...Read More »
11 of 15 | Posted by: Charles Riggs - Pottstown, PA

“I am saddened by the news of the passing of my cousin Peggy Johnson We learned we were cousins when I started researching my Williams line. I had hit...Read More »
12 of 15 | Posted by: Lisa VanBlarcom Permunian - NJ

“I had only met Peggy once during a breakfast at John's house, but she was a funny lady full of laughter and had a great smile. John and Alexis are...Read More »
13 of 15 | Posted by: Brooke Taylor - Mc Afee, NJ

“Thoughts and prayers to all of family ”
14 of 15 | Posted by: Marion Simpson - Wantage, NJ

“I will always remember the closeness that we had and the many nights setting in your kitchen and visiting no matter who was there. The many times we...Read More »
15 of 15 | Posted by: Steve Johnson - Chadwick, MO


Margaret "Peggy" Johnson entered into rest at her home in Westtown, NY, surrounded by her family on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 after a courageous battle with cancer, she was 65.

She was born in Sussex, NJ on June 26, 1952 to Richard "Dick" & Elizabeth "Betty" Barczak Johnson of Wantage, NJ.

Peggy attended High Point Regional High School Class of '71. She went to Orange County Community College and graduated from Ramapo College of NJ in 2016 with a degree in environmental sciences. She worked for Alexander Lynn Hospital in Sussex, NJ, Empire Blue Cross & Blue Shield, Prudential Insurance Company, Caremark Insurance Company, Assistant Town Clerk at the Town of Minisink in Westtown, NY, O.C.C.C. and Ramapo College as a research assistant and at her children's businesses, D'Andrea's Jewelers, Wantage, NJ & J. Alexander Jewelers, West Milford, NJ.

Peggy was 15 year member of the American Legion Post 213, Sussex, NJ; Past President of the Legion Ladies Auxiliary; past member of the Hudson Valley Polonaise Society; Garden State Black Powder Association and Lenape Ambulance Corps. She was avid in genealogy & her family history. She also loved to be outside and gardening.

She is survived by her 3 children, Andrea L. Randolph, Alexis A. Randolph and John R. Pytleski all of Unionville, NY. She is also survived by her 3 grandchildren, Darian, Emily & Adrianna Raub; 3 siblings, Nancy McCurdy & husband William (Bill) of Sussex, NJ; Richard Johnson of Sussex, NJ and John Johnson of Port Jervis, NY; many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
She is predeceased by her loving parents, Richard "Dick" and Elizabeth "Betty" Johnson.

Visitation will be held on Friday, July 14th from 2-4 & 7-9PM at T.S. Purta Funeral Home, 690 County Route#1, Pine Island, NY 10969.

Funeral services will be held 10:00AM on Saturday, July 15th at the funeral home. Burial to follow in Clove Cemetery, Sussex, NJ.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Ladies Auxiliary of the Charles Aubuger American Legion Post 213, PO Box 447, Sussex, NJ 07461 or to Lenape Ambulance Corps., PO Box 641 Unionville, NY 10988.