Our family sadly announces the loss of Margaret “Peggy” Ellen McElligott on May 14, 2019 at the age of 75. Peggy was born in the Bronx, the youngest of six children to Bridget and Maurice McElligott on October 12, 1943. She was predeceased by her sisters Theresa (McGuinness), Mary (Henschel), and Hannah (Betts). She is survived by her brother, Maurice and sister, Catherine (Ryan). Peggy was the Aunt of twenty-five nephews and nieces. For the last nineteen years, Peggy was nurtured by the compassion and kindness of the staff and her fellow residents of Elmsford House.
Funeral Services will be held at Lloyd Maxcy & Sons, New Rochelle on Sunday May 19th 3-7pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Holy Family Church, New Rochelle on Monday May 20 at 10:30am. Peggy will find eternal peace with her parents at St Raymond’s cemetery.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations can be made to: Cardinal McCloskey Community Services (directed toward those with developmental disabilities) 115 E. Stevens Ave, Suite LL5, Valhalla NY 10595. www.cmcs.org