Eugenia F. Peterson
Eugenia F. Peterson

December 30, 1924 - June 15, 2017
Born in Brooklyn, NY
Resided in Westfield, NJ


Eugenia Peterson, 92, of Westfield, formerly of Clark, entered into eternal rest on Thursday, June 15, 2017 at home.

Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend the Funeral from the Walter Johnson Funeral Home, 803 Raritan Rd., Clark on Tuesday, June 20 at 8:45 am, thence to St. Agnes Church, Clark, where a Funeral Mass will be offered at 9:45 am. Interment will follow in St. Gertrude Cemetery, Colonia. Visiting hours will be on Monday, from 4 - 8 pm.

Mrs. Peterson was born in Brooklyn to Andrew and Cecilia (Lewandowski) Blejwas. She lived in Clark for many years, prior to moving to Westfield 12 years ago. She was an avid golfer, playing at Oak Ridge Golf Course well into her 70's.

Mrs. Peterson and her husband John were the Owners of O'Johnnie's of Clark for 35 years, retiring in 1976.

Mrs. Peterson was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She was predeceased by her beloved husband, John L. Peterson in 1989. She is survived by her devoted children, John Peterson and his wife Maria, Ken Peterson and his wife Emily and Ellen Rhodes and her husband Doug; her cherished grandchildren, Jessica, Damon, Julianne, Matthew, Laura and Paul; great grandchildren, Owen, Hannah, Gavin and Wyatt and her dear sisters and brother, Regina Blejwas, Wanda Sviatoslavsky and Edwin Blejwas.

In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in her memory to the NJ Commission for the Blind, 153 Halsey Street #6, Newark, NJ 07102.




Walter J. Johnson Funeral Home
Monday, June 19, 2017
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Funeral Mass
St. Agnes RC Church
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
9:45 AM
St. Gertrude Cemetery
53 Inman Ave
Colonia, NJ US 07067
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
11:00 AM

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