McPhail, Margaret

May 5, 1936 ~ October 4, 2019

McPHAIL, Margaret Ann (nee Kewley)  – Age 83 of Petrolia, passed away with her family by her side on Friday, October 4, 2019 at Lambton Meadowview Villa, Petrolia. Beloved wife of the late Harley McPhail (1972). Loving mother of Jim and Shari McPhail, Harley and Lynn McPhail, Scott and Kim McPhail, Mac and Donna McPhail, Wayne and Lois McPhail, Cindy and Len Duncan, Rick and Janet McPhail. Cherished grandmother of 21 grandchildren and their spouses as well as 7 great-grandchildren. Survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and sisters-in-law Beth Kewley and Jean McLauchlin. Predeceased by her brother John Kewley, brother-in-law Clayt McLauchlin and parents Etta (1978) and Stuart (1982) Kewley.

Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL CHAPELS, Brigden on Sunday, October 6, 2019 from 1 to 4pm.

A private family service will take place with the burial following at Hillsdale Cemetery, Petrolia.

Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Children’s Health Foundation (cheques only).

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  1. Our deepest condolences to the entire McPhail family thinking of you and all the memories you have to cherish of your mom/grandma over the years

  2. Scott, Ashley and McPhail family sorry to hear of your family’s loss. My condolences to your entire family
    Lorrie Handsor and family

  3. Our deepest condolences to Marg’s family. Cherish the memories and find comfort knowing that she is resting peacefully now.

  4. Our thoughts & prayers are with the entire McPhail family in this difficult time.

    Wammes Family

  5. To all the McPhails/Duncans: please accept our sincere condolences on the loss of your Mom/Grandma. Cherish all your memories of time spent with her. May they bring you comfort in the sad days ahead.
    Dave Cindy Kayla and Ashley Kucera

  6. Sorry for your loss Scott, Kim and family. Our prayers are with you in your time of need.

    Love Aunt Margaret & Uncle Jack

  7. My Sincere sympathy to Harley. Lynne and families.. she was a lovely lady.. Hold on to great memories Mary Ann C.

  8. I am so sorry to hear about Margaret. She was a lovely lady. My prayers and thoughts are with the family. Cherish your memories and they will get you through the tough times.

  9. Sincere sympathy to all the McPhail family & Jean McLachlin. I had a nice chat with Margaret at Petrolia fair before she became ill. Remember all your good times together, it helps to ease the sorrow. Marie Sheppard

  10. To the McPhail families, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of Marg. My deepest condolences to the entire family, as well as Jean McLachlin and her family. Marg was a special lady and teacher.

  11. So sorry for the loss of your mom and grandma. Thinking of the entire McPhail Family at this time and cherishing all the good memories of Aunt Marg. Love Marion & Rick & Family

  12. Sending my deepest sympathy to the McPhail family. I will always remember how she was the biggest fan of her beloved grandchildren at all the hockey games.

  13. Thinking of you all at this sad time. I enjoyed caring for Margaret while I was working at meadowview. She was a very kind person. I know she will be missed.

  14. Deepest sympathy to the McPhail Family and Jean McLachlan she is at peace now and thoughts and prayers are with you.

  15. Sending all our love and thinking of all of the McPhail families during this time. May your mom/grandma rest in sweet peace.

  16. My condolences to the McPhail family. Mrs. McPhail taught me grade 5 way back when at Queen Elizabeth, Petrolia. Many years later if I ran into her in town she always remembered me and spoke. She was a lovely woman and a great teacher. My thoughts are with you all,

  17. To all the McPhail Families, so sorry to hear about the passing of Marg . She is at peace now and is with Harley . Thinking of use all at this difficult time . Love Maureen and Ron Bailey , Holly and Tim , Tyson , Mason Strangway , Greg and Kelly , Harper and Cooper Bailey xoxo