Mackrell, Margaret

November 1930 - February 2024
It is with great sadness that the family of Margaret Fairley Mackrell (nee Martin) announce her passing. Margaret passed peacefully on Wednesday, February 28th, 2024 in Toronto, at the age of 93 years. Margaret was predeceased by her loving husband James Mackrell. Margaret leaves many who mourn her passing. These include son Jim (Mary), their children Jamie (Beth), Sarah (Richard), David (Claudia), Andrew, Thomas and Daniel. She was predeceased by her loving son Alan, who left sons Keenan (Caitlyn), Gavin (Jaime) and Dylan (Lisa).Missed by son Paul (Alana) and their sons Calum, Ronan and Aidan, as well as her son Christopher and his children Ian and Ashley. Great Grandchildren are Jamie's Winnifred (Winnie), Sarah's Eleanor (Ella), David's Raegan (Rae) and Keaton, Keenan’s Roselyn and Dylan's Norah and Finlay. Margaret was born in Airdrie, Scotland to parents James and Helen Martin (nee Gordon).She is survived by her siblings Gordon (Ann) and Ronnie (Betty).She is predeceased by brother Jim (Nan) and sister Ella. Margaret married James (Jimmy) and had their four sons. The couple brought their family to Canada in late 1969 to start a new life. They were original members of the Malvern community, specifically the Coxworth residents and friends. That group is tight to this day and will miss her dearly. Our heartfelt thanks to the staff of the Seven Oaks Long Term Care Home. They have been amazing.
There will be a Mass on Saturday, March 16th at Holy Redeemer Church, 796 Eyer Dr, Pickering, ON L1W 3C2 at 11:00 am followed by a reception in the Church Hall.
In lieu of flowers, please feel free to make a donation to the Alzheimer Society of Canada at:
Private family burial at Resurrection Catholic Cemetery at a later date.

Messages of Condolence

Jim, Paul and Chris, Recognizing your aching hearts, what a great 'Coxworth Mum' she was. Beans and toast was often served to a gang of yo...
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John McCann
Davenport, Florida
March 15, 2024
My heartfelt condolences to the entire Mackrell Clan.

Brian Smith
Whitby, Ontario
March 15, 2024
The Greenhorn clan sends our heartfelt condolences to the entire Mackrell family. So many fond memories growing up. May she rest in eterna...
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Amanda Greenhorn
Toronto ON
March 15, 2024
Thoughts and prayers for the MacKrell family

Hugh Ferguson
Pickering, ON
March 14, 2024
Our deepest condolences for the loss of your Mum.

Gauthier Family
Clarington Ontario
March 14, 2024
Condolences to the Mackrell family. Wishing you comfort and peace to face the days ahead and loving memories to hold in your hearts.

Elizabeth Swinhoe
March 13, 2024
Deepest sympathies to Paul and the Mackrell family. Paul, you put it so well “…free from her captor …” May she rest in eternal peace and h...
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Port Hope
March 12, 2024
Our condolences to the Mackrell family. So many wonderful memories of Mrs. Mackrell and growing up on Coxworth. Thoughts and prayers for a...
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Paul McCann
Windsor, ON
March 09, 2024
To Paul, Jim, Christopher and family: My sincerest condolence's regarding Margaret. Your family has endured more than your share of gri...
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Baltimore, On
March 08, 2024
Sincere condolences to you and your loved ones. Thoughts and prayers will be with you. Hugs Jim

Elsie Sousa
Toronto, Ontario
March 07, 2024
I am sorry for your tremendous loss. Her legacy is the wonderful family she brought into this world, and I wish for you the comfort of kno...
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Michael Perreault
March 07, 2024
My deepest condolences to the entire family. She was such a lovely lady.

Michelle Reix Clarke
March 06, 2024
So sorry for your loss. You and your family will be in our thoughts and prayers.

Marie Rey
March 06, 2024
So sorry for your loss Jim, my thots and prayers r with u and your family

John Ferris
March 05, 2024
Mom Mackrell - you will be greatly missed. You touched so many lives and having the opportunity to be connected with you and your family i...
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Richard Ayuen
Vancouver, BC
March 05, 2024
Sending you love as you remember your wonderful mum. Lots of fond memories of growing up on Coxworth and the community we all enjoyed.

Cathy Cameron
Alliston Ontario
March 05, 2024
On behalf of my mother Peggy, and father David Mitchell, we would like to offer our deepest condolences, my mother and father were saddene...
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David Mitchell
Scarborough, Ontario
March 05, 2024
Thinking of you all at such a sad time. RIP Aunt Margaret, God Bless x

Louise & Michael Dolan
Coatbridge, Scotland
March 05, 2024
My deepest condolences to the Mackrell family.

Gracie swayze
March 05, 2024
Thoughts and prayers are with you all at this sad time. Rest in Peace, Margaret,

Eileen Shelley
Airdrie Scotland
March 05, 2024

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