Margaret J. Reynolds
Margaret Joann Reynolds (nee Owens), 86, of the Atrium at Navesink Harbor in Red Bank, New Jersey, passed away peacefully on Monday morning, Dec. 9, 2019.
Peggy was born in 1933 on Feb. 2 (the Feast of the Presentation, aka Ground Hog Day) in New Castle, the only daughter of the late Edward James Owens and Wilna May Owens (nee Adams).
She is survived by her beloved husband of 64 years, Jay Howard Reynolds, also of Red Bank and originally of New Castle, whom she married on May 28, 1955; two sons, Dale Loy Reynolds of New York, New York, and Bryan Alan Reynolds, of East Hanover, New Jersey; three granddaughters, Hayley Kathryn Vislocky (John) of John's Island, South Carolina, Kelsey Anne Peltzer (Colton) of Oceanside, California, and Joanna May Reynolds of New York; a great-granddaughter, Fiona Claire Vislocky; and a brother, Darrell Lee Owens of New Castle.
In addition to her parents, Peggy was preceded in death by three brothers, Edward George Owens, Albert James Owens and William Robert Owens.
Visitation will be from 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019, at Thompson Memorial Home, 310 Broad St., Red Bank, NJ, with the funeral service at 2:30 p.m., conducted by the Rev. Theresa Swenson of Tower Hill Church.
A reception will follow at 3:30 p.m. at the Atrium. Visitation will also be held in New Castle from 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 16, 2019, at the R. Cunningham Funeral Home, 2429 Wilmington Road, New Castle, with closing remarks by Pastor Lorrie Ghering-Burick of First Presbyterian Church and Margaret's family.
Interment will be at 10 a.m. Tues., Dec. 17, 2019, at Graceland Cemetery, Garden of the Pines, in New Castle.
Memorial contributions may be made to First Presbyterian Church of Red Bank at 255 Harding Road, Red Bank NJ, 07701; or the Alzheimer's Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave., 17th Floor, Chicago, IL 60601, or
Published on December 10, 2019


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Marilyn Minner
Dec 18, 2019
So enjoyed the time we spent together folding newsletters at First Presbyterian.
She was such a fun friend!!
Sincere Sympathy.🙏🙏