Peacefully with her family by her side at the Maxville Manor on Saturday, October 26, 2019 Margaret Marion Higginson McDonald of Vankleek Hill passed away in her 100th year. Predeceased by her parents George Owen Higginson and Margaret Grace Fraser. Beloved wife of the late T. Arthur McDonald. Loving mother of Naomi Mahon (Allan). Cherished Granny of Lee Prophet (Ross), Amy Mahon (Paul Rebello) and Laura Kirby (JD). Fond great-grandmother of Micaela, Jack, Daniella, Sofia, Johnny and Tyler. Predeceased by her sister Mary S. Higginson and her brothers Thomas T. Higginson and John F. Higginson. Fondly remembered by her many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Marion’s tremendous wealth of knowledge of local history of Vankleek Hill will be greatly missed. Relatives and friends may visit at Hillcrest Funeral Home Ltd., 151 Bond Street, Vankleek Hill on Friday, November 1, 2019 from 2 to 4 pm and 7 to 9 pm. Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, November 2, 2019 at St. John’s Anglican Church 5845 Hwy 34, Vankleek Hill at 2 pm. Interment Greenwood Cemetery, Vankleek Hill. In memory of Marion, a donation to the St John’s Anglican Church Window Restoration Fund PO Box 276, Vankleek Hill, Ontario K0B 1R0 would be appreciated by the family. To express your condolences, send flowers, make a donation or plant a “Tree of Remembrance” for Marion, please visit www.hillcrestfuneralhome.ca