Margaret Elizabeth Hislop, age 78, of St. Pauls passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at the Victoria Hospital, London on June 23, 2019. Born in Stratford, daughter of the late James and Gretta Thomson.
Margaret is survived by her daughters Liz Clarke (Bruce) and Marilyn Pickering. Devoted grandmother to Chantal, Lindsay and Andrew Clarke, Tara (Sam) and Shaun Pickering (Erika). Dear sister of Jim Thomson (Elaine) and Helen Dunseith. Also surviving are several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by a brother John Thomson and a brother-in-law Bob Dunseith.
Margaret was a lifelong resident of Downie Township. She was a member of Knox Presbyterian Church, Harrington, the Elm Grove Women’s Institute, Stratford Agricultural Society and was a 4H Leader for many years. Margaret volunteered countless hours to these organizations throughout her life.
Friends and relatives may call at the W.G. Young Funeral Home, 430 Huron Street, Stratford on Thursday, June 27, from 6-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Friday, June 28, at 2 p.m. with a reception to follow. A private family interment will take place at Knox Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Harrington. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Stratford Perth Rotary Hospice Foundation through the funeral home. 519.271.7411 www.wgyoungfuneralhome.com
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