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Margaret E. "Margie" Martin


Margaret E. "Margie" Martin

It is with sadness that we announce the passing of our mother, Margaret Elizabeth Martin, 70, of Springhill, at All Saint Hospital, Springhill,  on Saturday, October 5, 2019.  Born in Springhill, Margie was a daughter of the late Roy James and Mary Allena (Melanson) Cummings.

Margie was a member of St. John The Baptist Roman Catholic Church, Springhill, and had been an active member of the IODE.  She was an avid crafter and very talented seamstress.  She was a devoted and loving mother and grandmother who enjoyed spending time with her family.

She will be sadly missed by her children; Rob (Raylene) Martin, Springhill, Derrick Martin, Springhill; her grandchildren, Nicole and Danielle Martin, Amherst, and Lucas Skidmore, Amherst; a step-grandson, Danny Weatherbee, Springhill, and a step great granddaughter, Aurora.  She will also be missed by her siblings, John Stone, Deborah Morgan, Susan Thieleman, and Kevin Cummings, as well as several nieces and nephews.

Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her brother, Roddie.

Arrangements are under the care and guidance of A.H. Brown Funeral Home, 5 McFarlane Street, Springhill (902-597-2361).  Honouring Margie's wishes, cremation has taken place.  A funeral service will be held from St. John The Baptist Roman Catholic Church, Springhill, on Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at 11 am with a reception to follow in the church hall.  Interment will take place in the North Street Roman Catholic Cemetery.

The family wishes to extend their deepest gratitude to the nurses and staff at the palliative care unit of All Saints Hospital, Springhill, for their compassion and support.

Donations in memory of Margie may be made to St. John The Baptist Church, Springhill, or the Arthritis Society.

Sharing of memories and condolences may be sent to the family by visiting Margie's online memorial at or through the A.H. Brown Funeral Home Facebook Page.

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Service Date
Wednesday, October 9, 2019
Service Time
11 am
Service Location
St. John The Baptist Roman Catholic Church, Springhill

Burial Date
Burial Location
North Street Catholic Cemetery

Requested Charity
St. John The Baptist Church, Springhill; Arthritis Society.