Passed away peacefully at Lambton Meadowview Villa, Petrolia on Monday, August 5, 2013. MARGARET METCALFE (nee McLachlin), 98 years, of Petrolia and formerly of Sarnia.  Margaret was  predeceased by her husband Henry (1988).   She was a loving mother to Irene and the late Mervin(2012) McDonald of Sarnia and the late Pauline (2011) and Don Pepper of Amherst Island, a grandmother to Dale Miller (Lynda), Tim Miller (Lynda), Tracy Monk (Gary Lobb), Mark Pepper,  a great grandmother to Tara (Dave), Kristen (Chris), Shawn, Justin, and Chantal, and a great great grandmother to Chase, Mariah, Tori, Logan, Danielle, Jenelle, and Matthew. She was a step-grandmother to Diane Currah (Murray), Mervin McDonald (Edith), Audrey Coleman (Rae Ballantyne), and Gwen Coleman (Robert) and their families.  She was a dear cousin to Martin and Violet McLachlan.  Visitors will be received on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Needham-Jay Funeral Home, Petrolia where a funeral service will be held Friday, August 9, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. Rev. Phil Kazek of First Baptist Church officiating. Interment will be in Hillsdale Cemetery.  As expressions of sympathy memorial donations may be made by cheque to First Baptist Church, Petrolia or Canadian Cancer Society (  Memories, pictures, and condolences may be shared on-line at

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