Mrs. Margaret J. “Peggy” Ackerman, 72, a resident of the Highland Nursing Home and formerly of Laurel Terrace, passed away Saturday morning, July 6, 2013 at the nursing home. Peggy was born March 18, 1941 in Massena, New York, the daughter of the late Frank and Isabelle Brannen Ackerman. She attended schools in Massena. A marriage to Jerome Patnode ended in divorce. She was a homemaker, who once worked as an aide at the Highland Nursing Home in Massena.
She is survived by her son, Phillip Patnode of Vista, California.
Services will be held privately at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are with the Donaldson Funeral Home, Massena where condolences may be shared online at www.donaldsonfh.com.