Derbyshire, Margaret Elizabeth (née Phillips)

December 7th, 2020

Born December 4, 1931, died on Monday, December 7, 2020, at University Hospital, London, Ontario. Dear wife of Walter Derbyshire (1984). Dear mother of Michael Derbyshire (Susan). Adored grandmother of Tom (Rachel) Derbyshire; great-grandmother of Aaron, Matthew, Rebekah (deceased) Isaac, Joseph; sister of Georgina Winter and Rosemarie Doyle(Rutledge); aunt of Cherie Leblanc (Lee), Les Winter (Judy), David Winter (Audrey), Murray Rutledge (Judy); and great-aunt of many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and great-nephews in Ontario, Alberta, Saskatchewan, British Columbia, and Newfoundland.

Predeceased by her parents, Jessie Phillips (1998) and Godfrey Phillips (1960).

A private graveside service and interment will be held at Mount Pleasant Cemetery on Thursday, December 10, 2020, officiated by Margaret’s great-nephew, Mr. Gavin Meaker. Thank you to Hannah Winter (videographer of Margaret’s service), Mr. Gavin Meaker (officiant); pallbearers Tom, Aaron, Matthew Derbyshire; TJ Riness; Les Winter; John Boyce and all who will be attending. Your courage and strength helps us through this journey. In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a donation in memory of Margaret are asked to consider the London Regional Cancer Program or a charity of your choice.


Awaiting the resurrection from the dead. “I know that my redeemer liveth and that He shall stand at the latter day upon the earth” Job 19:25.

Loved mother, sister, aunt, great-aunt, grandmother, great grandmother and sister in Christ.

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