Obituary of Marguerite H. Hanson
Marguerite “Peggy” Hanson
LOUDONVILLE – Marguerite “Peggy” Hanson, 76, died on
Born Marguerite Kay Hizar on
Following her divorce, Peggy worked as a graphic designer, illustrator, and marketing executive. Among her notable local clients were the Barnsider restaurant, SUNY Press, and United Way of Northeastern New York. Subsequent to her art career, Peggy was a professional Tarot reader before transitioning to her final career as a gem and mineral dealer. For more than 20 years, she traveled to shows across the country, selling merchandise including gemstones and jewelry.
Her pastimes included antiquing, baking, nature hiking, needlepoint, painting, playing piano, and reading novels. Friends in Rensselaerville knew her as a devoted caretaker to the many cats and dogs she owned over the years.
Per the deceased’s wishes, there will be no formal ceremony or interment. In lieu of flowers, donations to local animal sanctuaries or to the Rensselaerville Historical Society are welcomed. Those wishing to send condolences can contact her son Peter (Peter@GrandRiverFilms.com), or visit ajcunninghamfh.com.
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