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Obituary for Donald Leroy Margeson

In Loving Memory of Donald Leroy Margeson

We are sad to announce the passing of Donald Margeson at the age of 93 on March 7, 2020 in Guelph, Ontario. Donald passed peacefully with family by his side at The Elliott Community Retirement Home.

Born in Kentville, N.S., son of the late Roy & Frances (Fields) Margeson. He was employed by Scott’s Chicken Villa (KFC) for over 45 years and a lifetime member of the Royal Canadian Legion. A very organized man who loved travel, and tell stories about life, work and about the many positions he held in the Legion.

Donald is survived by his son Donald (Yvette) Margeson, 4 Grandchildren, 3 Great Grandchildren and 2 Great great Grandchildren. As well sisters in law Barb and Connie Margeson along with many nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his sister Betty Lou Graham, and Brothers Karl and Lou, wife Rose (DeAdder) Margeson, and spouse Sandy Melanson.

A very special thank you to his Granddaughter Kim MacLeod for providing such great care of “Grampy” over the years as well the staff within The Elliott Community.

Cremation has taken place; there will be no visitation or funeral services by request. Burial will take place at a later date.

Memorial Donations to the Guelph Humane Society would be appreciated and can arrangement on-line at