Cover photo for Margaret Ellen (Nelson)  Maw's Obituary

Margaret Ellen (Nelson) Maw

September 20, 1936 — July 12, 2019


MAW, Margaret Ellen (nee Nelson)

Passed away peacefully, surrounded by the love of her family, on Friday, July 12, 2019 at Hospice Huntsville.  Margaret will be deeply missed by her beloved husband and partner in life George Maw of 60 years.  Family was a constant joy and pride to Margaret, left to deeply grieve are her loving children; Leland (Donna) Maw, Roseanne (Dan) O'Connor, Wendy (Randy) Brown, Kevin (Cindy) Maw, Ian (Melanie) Maw and Kim (Bill) Short.  It was her 19 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren that gave her the greatest joy.  Margaret will be missed by her siblings Allen (Shirley), Deanna (dec. Dave) and the late Don, brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law Brian, Alice, the late Sheila and the late Howard.

Margaret best described herself as a "plain, ordinary person who lived day by day"  On the contrary, Margaret has and will continue to leave a mark on those that she touched through her time spent working at the A&P, camping, fishing, cooking, volunteering, curling or socializing with George at their home in Novar. The family wish to thank the Doctor's, Nurses and staff at Hospice Huntsville for the care Margaret received.

The family invites friends to a celebration of Margaret's life on Thursday, July 18, 2019 at 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. with speeches beginning at 3 p.m.   As an expression of sympathy memorial donations can be made to Hospice Huntsville,   Messages of condolence can be left at

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