Winchester Press – obit – Margaret Boyd
Margaret Boyd (Thurlow) (nee Tackaberry) ofWinchester passed away on Nov. 15, 2008 at Dundas Manor. She was82.
She was born on Aug. 16, 1926 in Edmonton, Alta. to the late CecilK. Tackaberry and the late Reta Bourk. She was the wife of EdBoyd for 59 years, whom she married on Sept. 3, 1949 in Ottawa.She was the mother of Bonnie Boyd (John Benesh), and Bourk (Grete).She was the grandmother of Jennifer McLean (Kevin); Kathryn Tyler;Alanna, Cara, Nicole, and Kerstin Boyd, and great-grandsons Joshuaand Kaden McLean. She was the sister of Bourk Tackaberry (Doris),and Bill Thurlow (Cathy). She was the sister-in-law of Edrie Joule(the late Harry), and Max (Sunny), and the aunt and great-auntof many nieces and nephews.
She was a homemaker, and formerly a Registered Nurse at WinchesterDistrict Memorial Hospital. She was a graduate of Grace Hospitalin Ottawa, a member of the Winchester 100 Club, Past Matron andmember of Winchester Chapter #310 OES, and a member of WinchesterUnited Church.
A private family service will be held at a later date.
Donations in memory of Marg may be made to the Dundas Manor ActivityFund and Winchester District Memorial Hospital.
The funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Byers Funeral Homein South Mountain.