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Memorial services for the late Barbara J. “BJ” Petty, co-founder and past executive director of Fisherman’s Mark in Lambertville, have been scheduled.

Services will be held on Saturday, September 18, 2021 at 12 noon at the Van Horn-McDonough Funeral Home, 21 York Street, Lambertville, NJ (

There will be calling hours at the funeral home that morning from 10 am until the start of services.

A longtime resident of Frenchtown, BJ passed away on July 28, 2021. For a full obituary please visit the funeral home website.

Donations in BJ Petty’s memory may be made to Fisherman’s Mark, 37 S. Main Street, Lambertville, NJ 08530 (