She was born on August 11, 1934 in Middletown and was the daughter of the late Leslie A. Sr. and Mary E. Force Peterson.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband William G. Baldwin and two brothers Leslie A. Peterson Jr. and Dr. Robert H. F. Peterson.
She was a graduate of Middletown High School Class of 1953; she was a self-employed antique dealer with a variety of co-ops; was a member of the Middletown Historical Society; and she enjoyed collecting antiques.
She is survived by her daughter Leslie A. Givler, wife of Robert of Middletown; son Timothy W. Baldwin, husband of Edie of New Providence; granddaughter Elizabeth R.B. Givler of Middletown; grandson William R. Givler of Middletown; and several nephews.
Graveside services will be private at Middletown Cemetery at the convenience of the family.
Arrangements are being handled by the Frank E. Matinchek and Daughter Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., Middletown.
Condolences may be shared at www.matinchekanddaughterfuneralhome.com.