Mrs. Margaret C. Henderson, a resident of Chatham, formerly of Wallaceburg passed away on Monday, December 10, 2012 at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, Public General Campus, Chatham, at the age of 87. Margaret was born in Sombra Township and was a daughter of the late Honore Cornelis and Rose Cornelis Segers. Beloved wife for 66 years of Jim Henderson. Loving mother and mother-in-law of Becky (Bob) Simpkins of Thunder Bay, David (Mary Anne) Henderson of Chatham, Cindy (Jim) Vynckier of Simcoe, Debbie (Andy) Johnson of Alberta, Peggy (Bo) Buyaki of Saskatchewan. Sadly missed by 11 grandchildren, Kari, Tisha, Kyle, Jeff, Carolyn, Eric, Sean, Tim, David, Caitlin and Tamara and 4 great grandchildren, Sadie, Marley, Finnigan and Olivia.
Kind sister and sister-in-law of Elsie McIntyre, Agnes Male and Don Henderson. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her sisters Dorothy Rymal, Anne Calvert and Mary Fish. The late Margaret Henderson is resting at the Eric F. Nicholls Funeral Home Ltd. 639 Elgin St., Wallaceburg (519 627 2861). Cremation will take place and a Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. As an expression of sympathy, donations to the Salvation Army may be left at the funeral home. Online condolences may be left at As a living memorial, a tree will be planted in Nicholls Memorial Forest in memory of Margaret C. Henderson.

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