Peacefully at Lambton Meadowview Villa, Petrolia on Sunday, January 27, 2013.  MARGARET A. NELSON, was in her 98th year. Margaret graduated from the Strathroy General Hospital School of Nursing in 1939. She later worked at a hospital in Oshawa before working as a private duty nurse in Oshawa.  Margaret retired and moved to Wyoming in 1972 where she was known for her love of gardening.  Margaret is survived by her brother John Nelson of Petrolia and a sister-in-law Betsy Nelson of Westerville, Ohio and her numerous nieces and nephews in Australia, Ohio, and Ontario.  She was predeceased by her parents Gus and Gussie Nelson, her brothers Robert and his wife Dorothy Nelson, and Maurice Nelson, and her sister-in-law Violet Nelson. Margaret’s cremated remains will be buried with her parents in Wyoming Cemetery.  As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the charity of your choice, and can be arranged by calling the NEEDHAM-JAY FUNERAL HOME, Petrolia (519) 882-0100.  Memories, condolences, and pictures may be shared on-line at

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