Margaret A. "Peggy" Eckert of North Brunswick passed away at her home on Monday, Jan. 15. She was 49. Peggy had worked as a rental agent for Northwood Estates in North Brunswick. She enjoyed teaching belly dancing and was a part of the dance troop, "Fringe Benefit."

She is survived by her loving husband of 30 years, Edward C. Eckert; a daughter, Jessica Eckert of North Brunswick; her mother, Margaret Dunn of Port Richey, Fla.; two sisters, Patty Wallace of Tampa, Fla., and Teresa Karakaris of Port Richey, Fla., and a brother, Richie Dunn of Port Richey, Fla.

The family will receive friends from 7 p.m.-9 p.m. on Friday, with funeral services at 8:30 p.m., at the Bronson & Guthlein Funeral Home, 152 North Main St., Milltown. Burial will be private.

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