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Margaret Brokaw



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Margaret Mary “Peg” Barton Brokaw, 99, of Newtown, beloved wife of the late Michael Brokaw, died November 29 at Danbury Hospital. Born October 6, 1919, in Mattapan, Mass., she was a daughter of the late Harry and Rose Douglas Barton.

A US Army veteran, Mrs Brokaw served as a nurse during World War II. She was a retired employee of the City of Bridgeport Public Health Department, where she worked as a nurse for many years and retired as supervisor.

She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, and grandmother. She loved her family unconditionally, and she will be deeply missed by all who knew her.

A son, Michael Brokaw of Newtown; a daughter, Anne Legoza of New Mexico; three grandchildren, Michael and his wife, Laura, Jennifer and her husband, Ronald, and Keith and his wife, Yolanda; as well as several nieces and nephews survive her.

A son, Carl Brokaw, predeceased her.

Relatives and friends may greet the family Tuesday, December 4, from 9:30 to 10:30 am, in the Abriola Parkview Funeral Home, 419 White Plains Road, Trumbull.

Funeral services will take place Tuesday, December 4, at 10:30 am, in the funeral home and at 11:30 am in St Rose of Lima Church, 46 Church Hill Road, Newtown for a Mass of Christian Burial. Interment will follow in St Michael’s Cemetery, Stratford.

For online condolences, visit abriola.com.

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