LIEFSO, Margaret, formerly of Hanover

Margaret Elizabeth Liefso, of Ailsa Craig, formerly of Hanover, passed away at Craigwiel Gardens Nursing Home on Sunday, January 31, 2016. She was 92.

Born on December 9, 1923 in Brant Township, daughter of the late August and Marie (Mauer) Schilling. Margaret was employed with the Hanover and District Hospital in the Dietary Department until her retirement.  She was a member of Solway Women’s Institute and St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church Women.

Survived by daughters Brenda Taylor and Janet Liefso (Richard) grandchildren Wendy, Kala, Lauren and Lee and 6 great-grandchildren. Predeceased by Archie, Allan, Bruce and parents August and Marie Schilling, brother Gordon, sisters Annie, Marie and Laurine.

Visitation will be held at St. Matthew’s Ev. Lutheran Church, Hanover on Friday, February 05, 2016 from 10:00 am until the time of the Memorial Service at 11:00 am. Rev. John Polacok officiating.  Interment in Hanover Cemetery.

Memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, St. Matthew’s Ev. Lutheran Church or the charity of your choice would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Arrangements entrusted to the Mighton Funeral Home.

Condolences may be sent to the family at

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