Le Conte, Margaret

September 12, 1920 ~ September 13, 2014

rsz_1leconte_pic2LE CONTE, Margaret Anna – It is with saddened hearts that we announce the passing of Margaret Anna (nee Nicol) Le Conte of Sarnia, formerly of Brigden, on Saturday, September 13, 2014, one day after celebrating her 94th birthday. Dear daughter of the late James and Louisa (nee Gray) Nicol. Beloved wife of Howard Le Conte for 67 years. Loving mother of Brian (Ann) of Ottawa and Ian (Wendy) of Sarnia. Predeceased by daughter Jane (Robert Hanson) of Ottawa, 2012, and daughter-in-law Joan of Sarnia, 2005. Sadly missed by 9 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. Also predeceased by brothers Keith, Delmar (Clara), Alex (Lyla), Graydon (Jean) and Lloyd, sisters Melba (Horace Hollands), Isabel (Marshall Moore) and Vera (Clayton Moore). The family would like to acknowledge the excellent care and support provided to Margaret and Howard at Twin Lakes Terrace and by the Red Cross/CCAC. Margaret was a lifelong member of the Brigden United Church and in recent years enjoyed attending London Road West United Church after moving to Sarnia.

Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden on Thursday, September 18, 2014 from 5 to 8pm.

Funeral service will be held on Friday, September 19, 2014 at 11:00am from the Funeral Home. Rev. Sandra Fogarty officiating. Interment to follow at Bear Creek Cemetery.

Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Brigden United Church or Canadian Cancer Society.

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  1. Dear
    Ian ,Wendy, and family.
    Our deepest sympathy to you and the family in the loss of your Margaret.
    Thoughts and prayers be with you.
    from Connie, Ron, and Rachel Homm.

  2. Dear Howard, Ian, Brian and their families, I am so very sorry for your loss. Margaret was a very special and great person. I have many fond memories from the visits, when we would stop for a visit while attending the fair, and from when I was younger and we lived in Brigden. Our families have been great friends for many years and I know she will be missed greatly.
    My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Sorry I am not able to make it to the visitation and service.

  3. Dear Howard and Family, we grieve with you on Margaret’s passing as we also celebrate with you her wonderful life. May your Family’s togetherness and knowing that others truly care help ease the pain you are experiencing. Diane, Bill Clubb and Family

  4. Sending love and sympathy from a far, we wish we were able to express this in person, but know that we are thinking of you all.

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you,
    Emily & Michael Whitely

  5. Uncle Howard, Ian and Wendy and Family….So sorry to hear of Margaret’s passing. Sending hugs, thoughts and prayers. Cherish the memories. She was a very special lady. Lena DeKeyser

  6. Dear Howard, Ian Wendy Jolene and Jellisa. So sorry to hear of Margaret’s death. Unfortunately we are away in Toronto on Thurs. and Fri. We will be thinking of you especially you Howard. You had a long and happy time with Margaret.
    Lois and Paul

  7. We are so very sorry for your sadness and extend our sympathy to you and your family.
    We will be unable to attend the services but please know we will hold you in our prayers.
    Having all of your family together at Janessa and David’s wedding was such a blessing.
    Laurene and Don

  8. Ian, Wendy, Jolene and janessa,
    Thoughts go out to you all as you grieve the passing of such a wonderful lady, very sorry for your loss.

    Mandi, Dustin and biys

  9. Ian & family
    I was saddened to hear of Aunt Margaret’s passing. I will not be able to attend the visitation or Funeral as I am having surgery. Please accept my deepest sympathy.. I will drop in on Mon when I am at work to see your Dad.
    Sincerely Cathy