Margaret "Peggy" Colburn (Litz)
Margaret “Peggy” Susan (Litz) Colburn, age 70, peacefully passed away on Friday April 27, 2018 at home with her loving daughters by her side. Peggy loved Atlantic City and winning at the casino, as well as cruising all over the world. She also was an avid gardener and enjoyed going to the track to watch car racing. Born in New Brunswick, she lived in the Parlin section of Sayreville until she moved to Edison in 1972. Peggy graduated from Sayreville War Memorial High School in 1966. She worked for the Board of Education in Sayreville and later became a licensed real estate agent while raising her beautiful daughters. Peggy was a loving wife, mother, sister, aunt, friend and so much more. She will be greatly missed by all who had the honor of knowing her.
Peggy is predeceased by her beloved husband of 43 years William H Colburn III and her parents Richard & Henrietta Litz. Surviving are her daughters Lauren Colburn and Lisa Colburn-Shallo and her husband Robert Shallo as well as her siblings Robert Litz and Barbara & Frank Straczynski and her niece Melissa Olson-Clark and husband Jeremy.
Funeral services will be held Thursday 10am at the Maliszewski Memorial Home, 121 Main St, Sayreville with a burial to follow at Washington Monumental Cemetery, South River. Calling hours at the funeral home will take place on Wednesday from 4pm to 8pm. Letters of condolence, completed arrangements and directions may be found by visiting www.maliszewskimemorialhome.com.