Margaret Coppinger

May 16, 1957 - September 29, 2017

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Margaret (nee Gundersen), passed away peacefully at the Jersey City Medical Center on Friday, September 29, 2017.   Predeceased by her beloved husband, Michael P. in 1995.  Margaret leaves to mourn her passing her loving son, Christopher, a sister, Mary Duffy (Raymond), a brother Michael Gundersen as well as her niece, Maureen McCarrick-Rowland and two nephews, Richard Coppinger and Michael Gundersen.


Margaret was born in Brooklyn, New York to Isabel (nee Hayes) and George Gundersen and was employed as an Executive Assistant for SGS USA in Rutherford, New Jersey.  She loved traveling to New York City to see Broadway plays as well as her love for music.  Her smile was infectious and she adored her baby boy, Chris.


A Catholic Blessing will be offered on Monday at 7:30 PM. The family will welcome friends on Monday, 2-4 & 7-9 at the Failla-McKnight Memorial Home, 533 Willow Avenue, Hoboken. Valet parking available in rear of memorial home off Sixth Street. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Margaret’s memory to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123. Cremation will be private.