Francis Medal Recipeint Peggy Moogan Dies

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RIVER VALE, N.J. — Margaret (Peggy) Moogan, M.D., a Francis Medal recipient and primary care physician for many of the Province’s friars, died Monday morning, May 21.

Her wake will be held May 24 and May 25 at Becker Funeral Home on Kinderkamack Road in Westwood, N.J. A Mass of Christian Burial is scheduled for Saturday, May 26, at 10:00 a.m. at the Church of the Presentation in Upper Saddle River, N.J.

Condolences may be sent to Peggy’s best friend and colleague, Mary Kelly, 700 Edward St., River Vale NJ 07675.

Peggy, who had been chief of internal medicine at Hackensack, N.J., University Hospital, was “truly a modern-day saint,” according to James Patrick Kelly, brother of Mary Kelly.