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Teresa (Dolcetti) Pejkovic

September 19, 1921 ~ May 13, 2020 (age 98)


Teresa Josephine Pejkovic, lovingly known as Nan, was  a lifelong resident of Tarrytown passed away May 13, 2020 at the age of 98.
Teresa was born in Boscoreale, Italy on September 19, 1921, she was the daughter of Michael and Concetta Auriemmo Dolcetti. Teresa attended Washington Irving High School.  She married Michael J. Pejkovic on September 3, 1944 at Immaculate Conception Church in Sleepy Hollow. 

Teresa’s husband Michael J. Pejkovic, predeceased her on June 8, 2002. Her son, Michael J. Pejkovic,  Jr. on July 18, 2009.

Teresa is survived by her loving daughter Donna M. (Maxwell) Riggsbee of Middletown, Delaware, her son Vincent (Nancy) Peck of North Salem, New York,  her daughter-in-law Linda Pejkovic. Teresa was the loving grandmother of Teresa (Sasha) Lamb, Elizabeth (Sean) Alexander, Lauren (Russell) Ficara, Amy Greco, Matthew(Lara) Pejkovic. She was also  the loving great grandmother of Sienna, Henry, Walter, Chase, Lyla Ficara, James and Sophia. Also surviving is her brother Louis (Hope) Dolcetti, her niece Wendy (Marty) Kaye, her niece Karen (Ron) Flaherty and her nephew Michael (Barna) Arduino.

Teresa was a very special person. She was dearly loved by her family, her many nieces and nephews, her extended family, and her many friends.

Teresa will be laid to rest, Saturday, May 16, 2020, at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, next to her husband Michael J. Pejkovic.


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Private Interment

Sleepy Hollow Cemetery
540 North Broadway
Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591

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