Marguerite “Peggy” Frances Pishkin Andrewski, 66, of Ashland, VA, died Sunday August 24, 2014.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Stanley and Lillian Pishkin, brother, Thomas Pishkin, sister, Carol Miller, all of Boston, MA and Louis Freeman, of Richmond, VA.
She is survived by her children Alexander Andrewski III (Kate Ryan), Lisa Andrewski, Frank Andrewski (Stephanie), Stanley Andrewski (Megan), LeeAnn Freeman (Desmond Thornton) and ten grandchildren; Alex Scott, Alexis Wagner, Wayne Shepherd Jr., Kayla and Frankie Andrewski, Coby, Trevor and Caralyne Andrewski, and Jeremiah and Londyn Thornton. Also surviving are siblings Patricia, Joan and Steven Pishkin, all of Massachusetts, along with several nieces and nephews.
Peggy was born in Boston, Massachusetts and attended Girls’ High School in Boston. In 1986, she moved to the Richmond/Ashland area where she remained. She was an avid Bingo player and could often be found with her friends at Ashland Moose Lodge. Her family will always remember her for her Thanksgiving stuffing and her love for fried dough, unicorns and her grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at Hatcher Memorial Baptist Church in Richmond from 11:30am-1pm. Funeral Services will be at 1pm at Hatcher with interment following at Forest Lawn Cemetery. A reception will follow at Hatcher at 2:30pm.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Mayo Clinic. Please specify Lung Cancer Cure Research.
Funeral Services entrusted to the Joseph M. Johnson & Son Funeral Home, 530 S. Sycamore St, Petersburg. 804-863-4411