Margaret "Peggy" O'Boyle Dunigan

Jun 25, 1942 - Dec 13, 2017

Visitation

Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017 02:00 PM - 06:00 PM

O'Boyle Funeral Home

309 Broad Street Bloomfield NJ 07003

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Add to My Calendar 12/17/2017 02:00 pm 12/17/2017 06:00 pm America/New_York Margaret "Peggy" O'Boyle Dunigan - Visitation

It is with heartfelt sorrow that we announce the death of our beloved mother, Margaret “Peggy” O’Boyle Dunigan, 75, who passed away peacefully at her home in Montclair, NJ.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral from O’Boyle Funeral Home, 309 Broad St., Bloomfield on Tuesday at 9:00 a.m. The funeral mass will be offered at Sacred Heart Church in ...

309 Broad Street Bloomfield NJ 07003

Monday, Dec. 18, 2017 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM

O'Boyle Funeral Home

309 Broad Street Bloomfield NJ 07003

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Add to My Calendar 12/18/2017 02:00 pm 12/18/2017 04:00 pm America/New_York Margaret "Peggy" O'Boyle Dunigan - Visitation

It is with heartfelt sorrow that we announce the death of our beloved mother, Margaret “Peggy” O’Boyle Dunigan, 75, who passed away peacefully at her home in Montclair, NJ.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral from O’Boyle Funeral Home, 309 Broad St., Bloomfield on Tuesday at 9:00 a.m. The funeral mass will be offered at Sacred Heart Church in ...

309 Broad Street Bloomfield NJ 07003

Monday, Dec. 18, 2017 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM

O'Boyle Funeral Home

309 Broad Street Bloomfield NJ 07003

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Add to My Calendar 12/18/2017 07:00 pm 12/18/2017 09:00 pm America/New_York Margaret "Peggy" O'Boyle Dunigan - Visitation

It is with heartfelt sorrow that we announce the death of our beloved mother, Margaret “Peggy” O’Boyle Dunigan, 75, who passed away peacefully at her home in Montclair, NJ.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral from O’Boyle Funeral Home, 309 Broad St., Bloomfield on Tuesday at 9:00 a.m. The funeral mass will be offered at Sacred Heart Church in ...

309 Broad Street Bloomfield NJ 07003

Service

Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017 10:30 AM

Sacred Heart Church

76 Broad Street Bloomfield NJ 07003

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Add to My Calendar 12/19/2017 10:30 am 12/19/2017 America/New_York Margaret "Peggy" O'Boyle Dunigan - Service

It is with heartfelt sorrow that we announce the death of our beloved mother, Margaret “Peggy” O’Boyle Dunigan, 75, who passed away peacefully at her home in Montclair, NJ.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral from O’Boyle Funeral Home, 309 Broad St., Bloomfield on Tuesday at 9:00 a.m. The funeral mass will be offered at Sacred Heart Church in ...

76 Broad Street Bloomfield NJ 07003

It is with heartfelt sorrow that we announce the death of our beloved mother, Margaret “Peggy” O’Boyle Dunigan, 75, who passed away peacefully at her home in Montclair, NJ.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral from O’Boyle Funeral Home, 309 Broad St., Bloomfield on Tuesday at 9:00 a.m. The funeral mass will be offered at Sacred Heart Church in Bloomfield at 10:30 am. Interment will take place at Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Bloomfield. Visitation is on Sunday 2:00 to 6:00 p.m. and Monday from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.

Born in Newark, Peggy was a proud lifelong resident of Bloomfield, before moving to Montclair in 2015. Peggy worked at the Brookside Garden Center in Bloomfield for many years. She was a graduate of Sacred Heart School and Mount Saint Dominic Academy. She was an active member of the Bloomfield and Essex County Democratic Committee, the Rosary Society of Sacred Heart Church in Bloomfield, the Giblin, Cryan and McGovern Associations as well as the Newark St. Patrick’s Day Parade Committee and both the Nutley and Belleville Irish American Associations.

In 2017, Peggy was inducted to the Essex County Democratic Committee Hall of Fame. She was the Deputy Grand Marshall of the 2001 Newark St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Guest of Honor of the 2005 Giblin Association, Deputy Grand Marshall of the 2008 Nutley Irish American Association, Irish Woman of the Year 2013 Brian Boru Association, 2015 Essex County Woman of the Year, Bloomfield Council Woman 2002-2007 and 2011 -2013, 2013 Marion Crecco Heart Association Woman of the Year, was a member of the Board of the Job Haines Home and the Oakeside Bloomfield Cultural Center as well as the United Way of Bloomfield.

Peggy was the wife of the late Paul Dunigan Jr., the mother of Peggy Scherer and her husband Richard, Susan Dunigan, Nora Smeltzer and the late Steven, Treacy Dunigan and Elizabeth Dunigan and the late Kevin Patrick Dunigan, grandmother of Hannah and Kayley Scherer, sister of Michael O’Boyle and his wife Mary, Martin O’Boyle and his wife Judy, Kathy O'Boyle, Maureen McAlea and her husband Tom, MaryKay O’Rourke and her husband Vincent, Rosemary LePore and her husband Patrick, Grace Swab and many nieces and nephews.

Our Mother instilled into us the importance of family, faith, friendship, community service and love of our Irish heritage. She was not only the light of our lives, but a shining example of what a beautiful soul on earth looks like. She will be missed beyond words.

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