Margaret passed away peacefully on Tuesday February 10th in her 90 years. at Victoria General Hospital.
Born July 17th 1924 in Hamilton Ontario, to parents George and Ethel Dyson. Margaret met the love of her life, Morris Robert Flett , they married on July 24th 1948. Together they built their home in Aldershot Ontario, where they raised 2 children and lived for 48yrs before moving to Sooke British Columbia where they made it home for the last 17 years.
Margaret is survived by her Son Matthew (Ali) of Creamore Ontario; her daughter Maureen Hodgson (Dan) of Sooke BC, dear friends Karen and Ken Longland, nephew Caron Dyson, nieces and other relatives. She will be sadly missed and forever loved by her family, neighbours, a multitude of friends and acquaintances.
Margaret is predeceased by her husband Morris, parents George and Ethel Dyson of Hamilton, brothers George and Carson also of Hamilton.
Margaret’s love of life included gardening, knitting, spending time with family and friends. In her early years of moving to Sooke, Margaret was an active member of Mother Union, Sooke Quilting Guild and volunteered with various other groups. Margaret kindness, quick wit , sense of humor and kindness will be fondly remembered by all who knew her.
Her Family would like to thank the doctors and nursing staff at Victoria General Hospital and the care givers from Beacon Community Services for their care and compassion over the past weeks and year.
A celebration of Margaret’s life will be held February 22nd 2015 at her home, 6722 Eakin RD in Sooke from 1pm to 4pm. Come share a cup of tea from her favorite tea cups, tell a story or share memories with her family and friends.
In lieu of flowers, a donation to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or Canadian Cancer Society would be