Peacefully at the South Huron Hospital, Exeter on Friday, January 6, 2017 of Lucan and formerly of Teeswater in her 99th year. Beloved wife of the late Dave Park (1965). Dear mother of Barb Coughlin of Strathroy, Nancy Park and Bob Choquette of Ottawa, and Betty MacLachlan of Stratford, P.E.I. Dear grandmother of Brad Coughlin and Haley Flaro of Fredericton, N.B., Jan O’Brien of Wyoming; Dave and Tanya MacLachlan of Chilliwack, B.C., Heather MacLachlan of Charlottetown, P.E.I; Dave and Kristen Park of Strathroy, and Donnie and Angie Park of Parkhill. Cherished great-grandmother of Michaela, Maeve, Karah; Ian; Katelyn, Hudson; Bryce, Eva, Leah. Dear sister-in-law of Joan Jeffery of Toronto. Predeceased by her son Jeff Park (2001), sons-in-law Don Coughlin (2003) and Don MacLachlan (2016), 4 brothers and 1 sister. Marjorie taught for many years at the Lucan High School and the South Huron District High School. She was an active member of the Lucan United Church and in the later years Villages United Church. Special thank you to the staff at the Prince George Retirement Residence and also to Doris Ovens who was always there for Marjorie.
Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, Lucan on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM, where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday, January 11th at 11 AM with Pastor Paul Vollick officiating. Interment St. James Cemetery, Clandeboye.
Donations to Villages United Church or Jessie’s Journey (Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy) would be appreciated by the family.