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Submitted by natasha on Mon, 07/06/2020 - 04:35:PM

It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Margot Holmes (née Paul), with her daughters by her side, on Sunday July 5, 2020 at the age of 89.  Beloved wife of the late Daniel McNamara Holmes.  Loving mother of Daniel (Nicole), Robert (Mary K), Kathleen (Matthew), Christopher, Alan (Denise) and Angela.  She will be missed by her 10 grandchildren.  “GG” will also be missed by her 6 great-grandchildren, as well as her sister Dona (late Leon Massel), her brother the late George Paul and many friends.  A special thank you to Dr. Farey as well as the staff of Oakpark Retirement Home.  In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Margot’s name to the Parkinson Canada.

Due to the health risks during this pandemic, there will be no funeral service.  Margot’s ashes will be buried with her late husband Daniel at the National Military Cemetery at Beechwood. In keeping with social distancing guidelines, we suggest that anyone wishing to pay their respects do so at the gravesite, as of Friday, July 10, with their own family,at a time of their choosing.  If you need information to do so, please contact Beechwood Funeral, Cemetery and Cremation Services, 613-741-9530.

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Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 07/07/2020 - 10:26:AM

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Suzanne Hocquard

My deepest sympathies
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Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 07/07/2020 - 10:30:AM

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Butch and Lise Pharand

So sorry for your loss. Every time we met your mom, she always had a sweet smile and was so pleasant to talk to. She always made people smile.

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Lorie and Gaytan Turpin

Dan and family, you have our deepest sympathies. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

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Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 07/07/2020 - 11:01:AM

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Caren Sands and Alain De Ladurantaye

Our sincerest condolences to you and the whole family.

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Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 07/07/2020 - 11:12:AM

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Suz Clement

My condolences to dear Kathleen, Angela and family, I’m so sorry to hear about your mom’s passing. She was a kind and loving person, I’m so happy to have had the opportunity to meet her. She had a calm demeanour and a beautiful smile. May she Rest In Peace in the house of the Lord. God bless. Hugs!❤️

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Mary Bowman

Angela, I am so sad for you losing your Mother. I am so glad that I had the pleasure of meeting and photographing your beautiful and gracious Mother while she was a guest at our Co-Op dinner's here. You are in my thoughts my, friend. Mary at the Co-Op.

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Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 07/07/2020 - 02:17:PM

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Derek Kitchen

Danny I'm so sorry for your loss. Thinking of you and Nicole and family

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Ed and Merrilyn Haarsma

Danny and family. So very sorry for your loss. It's never easy. Treasure your memories from a life well lived. I'm sure they will give you a smile and a chuckle or two.

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Denise McNeely

For many years, I lived very close to the Holmes family. Margot was a beautiful mother, devoted person and an avid gardener. Much appreciation goes to Angela (my daughter Margaret's best friend and playmate) for the care she gave her mother, especially the 101 pandemic days she spent with her. My heartfelt sympathy to all.

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Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 07/07/2020 - 04:11:PM

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Cal Corley

Dan, I’m sorry you’ve lost your mom. I remember her fondly from our childhood days. My condolences and hope memories made over a lifetime will keep her spirit alive in the Holmes family. Sincerely, Cal

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