FRIES, Mrs. Margaret (nee MacKenzie), of St. Thomas, passed away at the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Friday, December 14, 2012, in her 95th year. Wife of the late Herbert Allen “Al” Fries (1996). Dear sister of Katherine “Kaye” Barry and her husband William of St. Thomas, late Barbara “Babby” Lankin (Dec. 1, 2012), late William T. MacKenzie, and the late George A. MacKenzie. Also fondly remembered by her sister-in-law, June Fries of Guelph, as well as several nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews. Born in Dartmouth, NS, July 20, 1918, she was the daughter of the late George and Catherine (nee Hyland) MacKenzie. Mrs. Fries was a member of Holy Angels’ Roman Catholic Church, St. Thomas. There will be no public visitation at the funeral home. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Holy Angels’ Roman Catholic Church, St. Thomas on Friday, Dec. 21st at 10:00 a.m. Interment in Fordwich Cemetery, Fordwich, ON. Memorial donations to Holy Angels’ Church Restoration Fund or Animal Aide gratefully acknowledged. Arrangements entrusted to the Sifton Funeral Home, 118 Wellington St., St. Thomas (519-631-1160).

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