Margaret A. “Peggy” Biscone Matheny - April 22, 2016

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RAVENA – Margaret A. “Peggy” Biscone Matheny, 75, was called home to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, April 22, 2016.  Peggy was born in Albany daughter of the late Dominic and Jane Biscone and lived most of her life in Ravena.

     Peggy had worked for Key Bank in securities and retired in 1990 from Aetna Life and Causality Insurance.  After retirement she volunteered as a nurse’s aide at area hospitals and also volunteered for the Diocese of Albany in Pastoral Care at St. Peter’s Hospital, Albany Medical Center and Coxsackie Correctional Facility.

     Survivors include her son, Michael O. Matheny;  grandchildren, Angela and Jesse Matheny;  sisters, Rose (Roger) Rarick, Donna (Bruce) Biscone, Janice (Jack) Gravelle and Josephine (Bill) Bruno;  aunt, Angie Bassotti;  and several nieces, nephews and great and great-great nieces and nephews, cousins and many friends.

     A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 9 AM Tuesday, April 26th at St. Patrick’s Church, Ravena.  Entombment will follow at St. Patrick’s Mausoleum, Coeymans.  Friends may call at the Babcock Funeral Home, Ravena on Monday, April 25th from 4 to 7 PM.

     In lieu of flowers the family would like you to consider contributions in memory of Peggy to St. Patrick’s Church, 21 Main St., Ravena, NY 12143.