Marion Louise Cole, a resident of Wallaceburg, passed away peacefully at Fairfield Park on November 2, 2018 at the age of 97.

Her husband Glen predeceased her in 2006, sons Donald in 1996 and Norm in 2010. Marion is survived by sons Doug (Le) and Jim (Donna), daughter Glenda McArthur (Larry Leach), daughters-in-law Mari and Grace. Grandchildren Jeff (Kelly), Brad (Christine), Linh (Robert Gordon), Susan (Felix Braun), Justine, Andrea, Michael McArthur (Sara), Brittany (Brendan Vandersteen) Great-grandchildren Lauren, MacKenzie, Rachel Chatterton (Caleb), Tanner, Aidan, Austin, Maven, Boone, Scarlet and Lennox. Great great grandmother of Annabelle Chatterton. Marion was born in Hespeler, Ontario on August 4, 1921.

She was an Early Childhood Educator, retiring from the Wallaceburg Day Nursery in 1986. Devoted to her family and an avid Bridge player, Marion leaves behind a legacy of love and laughter, a life well lived.

Special thanks to the staff of Sydenham Residence and more recently Fairfield Park, Dr. Mayo, Dr. Perkin and the many volunteers who showed such amazing kindness in caring for Marion.

The family will receive relatives and friends at the HAYCOCK-CAVANAGH FUNERAL HOME, 409 Nelson Street in Wallaceburg from 11-1 PM on Monday, November 5 with a private family service to follow. Interment in Riverview Cemetery, Wallaceburg. If desired, remembrances to the Sydenham District Hospital Auxiliary or the charity of your choice may be left at the funeral home 519.627.3231.

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