Margaret H. Alter

Alter, Margaret H.

Margaret " Sally" Alter, died peacefully September 8, 2012 at the age of 75 in Scardsdale, NY.

Sally was born on August 5, 1937 to Charles and Margaret Healey in Springfield, Massachusetts.

She graduated from Springfield Technical High School and the University of Massachusetts in Amherst, MA.

Beloved wife of 52 years to Francis Alter, dear mother of Thomas Alter, Mark Alter, Peggy Alter, Marialice (Alter) Chipman, Michael Alter, Eileen Alter and Judy (Alter) Flynn. Loving grandmother of Michael Alter, Catie, Jake, Matt and Ben Chipman; Mason and Dylan Alter, Kelvy and Jackson Alter. Sister of Charles M. Healey III, Joseph Healey and the late Timothy Healey. Also surviving are her dear sister-in-laws Sister Mary and Sister Alice Alter.

Sally was an active parishioner of Immaculate Heart of Mary Church and School in Scarsdale, NY for over 50 years as well as a member of the Scarsdale Woman's Club. She and her family are long time members of Wykagyl Country Club in New Rochelle, NY.

Calling hours will be at Edwin L. Bennett Funeral Home in Scarsdale, NY Tuesday, September 11th from 7-9pm and Wednesday, September 12th from 2-4pm and 7-9pm.

Funeral Mass will be held at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church in Scarsdale, NY, Thursday, September 13th at 10am.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions to the Scarsdale Women's Club, 37 Drake Road, Scarsdale, NY 10583 (914) 723-0024.

Edwin L. Bennett Funeral Homes

824 Scarsdale Avenue

Scarsdale, Ny 10583



Funeral Home

Edwin L. Bennett Funeral Homes
824 Scarsdale Ave Scarsdale, NY 10583
(914) 725-1137

Published in the The Journal News from Sept. 10 to Sept. 11, 2012