HOME OUR STAFF SERVICE OPTIONS FACILITIES PRE-PLANNING OBITUARIES CONDOLENCES CONTACT US
 
 
 
Obituaries
 
 
  Margaret Cahoon  
 
MARGARET NILSSON CAHOON passed away Tuesday, January 13, 2009 at the age of 93 in the Chinook Regional Hospital after many months of failing health.

Marge was predeceased by her husband Rex Cahoon on April 20 2004. She is survived by her three children, Marilyn (Don) Stouffer, Harlan (Jane) Cahoon, Kyli Norma Cahoon (Ron Ziegler), 15 grandchildren, 36 great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild as well as four brothers, Byron (Irma) Nilsson, Bert Nilsson, Dean (Shirley) Nilsson and Garth (Nellie) Nilsson.

Born in Stirling, Alberta on September 4, 1915, she was raised in Wrentham. She and Rex were married December 23, 1937 and his teaching career took them to many small towns in Alberta before settling in Lethbridge in 1955. Marge worked as a cashier for Dominion Foods before beginning her career as a certified dental assistant. She spent many hours caring for her elderly parents and aunts. She was a beautiful seamstress, working through the night to make clothes for children or grandchildren. As an active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, she taught Sunday school for many years. Rex and Marge served a mission in St. George Utah, then returned home and worked in the Cardston Temple. She was a wonderful friend to many people fortunate enough to know her.

A special thanks to those who lovingly cared for her at St Therese where she lived since November and to the staff at the Chinook Regional Hospital who cared for her in July, August and September and again this past week. Friends may meet the family on Sunday, January 18, 2009 from 7:00 to 8:00 pm at GENERATIONS FUNERAL HOME, 703 – 13th Street North Lethbridge, or from 10:00 to 10:45 am at the church prior to the funeral.

The funeral will be held on Monday, January 19, 2009 at 11:00 am at THE CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER-DAY SAINTS, Lethbridge Stake Center, 2410 – 28th Street South Lethbridge. Interment will follow in the Mountain View Cemetery, Lethbridge. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the charity of your choice.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Funeral Services
  NAME   DATE
  Bate, Helen   August 29, 2014
  Noel, Gordon   August 28, 2014
  Clarke, Kennady   August 23, 2014
  Blasco, Mary Edith   August 23, 2014
  Braden, Vera   August 19, 2014
  Harris, Gary   August 16, 2014
  Quan, Dao   August 15, 2014
  Barfuss, Mike   August 9, 2014
  Miyashita, Thomas Satomi   August 4, 2014
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
703 - 13 Street North, Lethbridge, Alberta T1H 2T2    Phone: (403) 382-3601    Fax: (403) 320-1492    Email: info@generationsfh.ca
Copyright 2010 All Rights Reserved.