NEIL: Margaret Rose. A resident of Chatham, Margaret Neil died peacefully at Chatham-Kent Health Alliance on Tuesday September 3, 2013 at the age of 74. She was born in Wallaceburg on January 6, 1939, daughter of the late Johannes “John” & Agnesa (Holasek) Genyn. Beloved wife of the late Robert “Bob” Neil (2010). Dear sister of Madeline Pinsonneault of Prince Edward Island, and the late Frank Genyn; and sister-in-law of Erma Budd of Vancouver Island, Bertha Neil of Chatham, Marilyn Wild of Chatham and Janet Van Allen, of Florida. She will be fondly remembered by her nieces and nephews, as well as her extended family and dear friends. Friends will be received at the McKinlay Funeral Home, 459 St. Clair Street, Chatham on Thursday September 5, 2013 from 3:00-5:00 & 7:00-9:00 p.m. Vigil Prayers will take place at 3:00 p.m. on Thursday. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. on Friday September 6, 2013 at St. Ursula’s Catholic Church, 205 Tweedsmuir Avenue West, Chatham with Rev. Matthew Kucharski celebrant. Cremation will follow with inurnment at Maple Leaf Mausoleum at a later date. In memory of Margaret, please consider a donation to St. Ursula’s Catholic Church Building Fund or the Canadian Cancer Society. Online condolences may be left at

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