Margaret A. Pemberton

Margaret A. Pemberton, age 78 of Schenectady passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 16, 2018. Born on July 17, 1940 in Schenectady, she was the daughter of William and Grace Piper. She was predeceased by her husband Robert Pemberton and her sisters Betty Otterbein and Dorothy Fulner.


Margaret retired after a career with Price Chopper. She loved her many trips to her camp at the Sacandaga Campground, and enjoyed planting flowers and tending to her garden.


She is survived by her son Michael Pemberton, daughters Susan VonMaucher, Sondra Cotugno, and Debra Besson, sister Barbara Hanley and her brother Robert (Christine) Piper. She is also survived by her grandchildren Kylie and Chelsea Cotugno and Thomas and Jonathan VonMaucher, and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.


Calling hours will be held on Friday, December 21st, from 4 to 7 p.m., with a service at 6 p.m. at the Catricala Funeral Home Inc., 1597 Route 9, Clifton Park.


In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her name to her friends at Livingston Hills Nursing Home, Attn: Jennifer Hoye, 2781 Route 9, Livingston, NY 12541.