Margaret Mary BROWN

Margaret Mary BROWN

BROWN (Baptie)

Margaret Mary

Margaret was born in Cochrane on May 22, 1924 and passed away in Stettler on September 16, 2014 at the age of 90 years. She was lovingly known by her friends and family as Marg or ‘Scottie.’ Margaret had many fond memories of her childhood and her parents Jeannie and Adam Baptie and beloved brother, Robert. Growing up, Margaret lived in Cochrane, Altario, Clive, Veteran and Erskine and later attended business college in Calgary. Upon graduating, Margaret worked in Calgary and then in Stettler. On December 10, 1947, Margaret married the love of her life, Dave. Together Marg and Dave farmed near Erskine and raised two boys, Ross and David. Later in her life, Marg took on a new role which brought her great joy; grandma to Michael, Carol and Megan and great grandma to Austin, Bo and Clayton. Margaret was also an active member of the United Church Women throughout her life and in 2012, was recognized by the UCW for 50 faithful years of dedication. Marg was a kind and gentle woman who always welcomed friends, family and neighbors into her home for a cup of tea or game of cards. She was dearly loved and will be deeply missed. Margaret is survived by her sons Ross (Marie) and David (Vicki); grandchildren: Michael Brown (Erin McDougall), Carol Brown (Jayson Gordy) and Megan Adams (Jayson Adams); great grandchildren: Austin, Bo and Clayton Adams and sisters in law: Lois Baptie, Isabelle Norris, Bernice Brown, Jean Brown, Edith Olhausen, Alice (Dale) Norris, Gladys Anderson, Audrey (Wally) Ward, as well as many nieces, nephews, other family members and dear friends. Margaret was predeceased by her parents Jeannie and Adam Baptie; brother Robert Baptie and loving husband of 62 years, Dave. A celebration of Margaret’s life was held in the Heartland Chapel of Stettler Funeral Home on Friday, September 26, 2014. Margaret was laid to rest in the Erskine Cemetery beside her beloved husband. Donations in memory may be made to the Erskine United Church, Erskine Cemetery or a charity of your choice c/o


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