1932 ∼ 2020
Peggy (Zimmer) Ehrman, 87, of East Sandwich, passed away peacefully at Bridges of Epoch in Mashpee on Sunday February 9, 2020. She was the beloved wife of Leonard Ehrman and daughter of the late Jacob and Ruth Zimmer.
Peggy graduated from Asbury Park High School in Asbury Park, New Jersey. She received her Bachelors Degree from Smith College in Northampton, MA, and a Masters in Library Science from Simmons University in Boston, MA. She worked as the librarian in Carlisle Public Schools for many years until her retirement, after which she started BiblioServices, a small research company. Peggy was a member of the American Association of University Women and the Smith Club of Massachusetts. She was an avid sailor who could steer a straight course through the thickest fog and fiercest currents. She also enjoyed reading and spending time with her family. She was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother and will be dearly missed by all who knew her.
In addition to Leonard ,her husband of 63 years, Peggy is survived by her son John Ehrman and his wife Diane of Alexandria, VA, her sister Judy Tantleff, two grandchildren, Benjamin and Rachelle, and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her brother Donald Zimmer. A committal service will be held at Old Mount Carmel Cemetery 83-45 Cypress Hills St, Glendale, NY on Wednesday February 12, 2020 at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Smith College or the Falmouth Jewish Congregation.