Margaret Helen Hosey

September 28, 1946November 30, 2018
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HOSEY, Margaret Helen (nee Fernie) 1946 - 2018. Margaret passed away peacefully at the Margaret Bahen Hospice surrounded by the love of her family on Friday November 30, 2018.

She was born to the late Adam Fernie and Helen Fernie on September 28th, 1946 in Kirkcaldy, Scotland. She immigrated to Toronto in 1966, where she met the love of her life, Alan Hosey, who she married in 1969.

This wonderful woman will be dearly missed by her husband of 49 years Alan. Beloved mother of David (Emily), and Denise (Lorenzo). Cherished Granny of Emma, Matteo, Keira, Gianluca, & Alixandria, who she created many lasting memories with. Dear sister of Adam Fernie and his wife Cathy; sister-in-law to Sr. Darina Hosey, and her lifelong best friend Ann Krallisch. She will also be dearly missed by her countless friends and extended family in Canada and abroad, who will forever remember her warm heart and delightful nature. Her devoted goldendoodle Dexter, who never left her side will miss her greatly.

Friends are invited to share their memories of Margaret with her family during visitation at the Thompson Funeral Home, 530 Industrial Parkway South in Aurora on Monday December 3, 2018 from 2:00 - 4:00 pm and 6:00 - 8:00 pm. Funeral mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Grace Church, 15347 Yonge Street, Aurora on Tuesday December 4, 2018 at 11am with a reception to follow.

In lieu of flowers, please consider donating in Margaret’s memory to Stronach Regional Cancer Centre. Please also root for Margaret’s beloved Maple Leafs in their quest for the Stanley Cup. She fondly remembers celebrating their last win in 1967.



  • Visitation Monday, December 3, 2018
  • Funeral Mass Tuesday, December 4, 2018


  • Memorial Donations

Margaret Helen Hosey

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Rocco and Cathy Ninno

December 5, 2018

Dear Al, Denise , David and families...
We are so sad to hear of Margs passing. Our condolences and thoughts and prayers are with all of you. We thank your family for the many wonderful happy shared soccer moments ...Marg , Marmie and I had so many fun times just laughing. I can see her put her hands to her cheeks saying "oh no"...
Please know we are thinking of you..

Marlene and Jim Cox

December 4, 2018

Dear Alan, David , Denise and family
We were shocked and sadden to hear about Marlen’s passing. So many wonderful shared memories of those soccer years. Always remember how welcoming Marlen was to Sloane when she made the move to the Scarborough soccer team from Burlington.
What a sad time for all of you. Our prayers and thoughts are with you at this difficult time.
Marlene and Jim Cox

Ruth and Guy Linton

December 4, 2018

Dear Alan and famity,
We were so sorry to hear about your loss. Marlen was a lovely lady and we hope you will cherish all your happy memories . Please accept our heartfelt
condolences..........Ruth and Guy Linton

Shelley Sherkey

December 3, 2018

Dear Alan, Denise, David and Family
We were terribly saddened when we heard of Margaret's passing. Having known the family for nearly forty years, it was heartbreaking. We will always remember her love and devotion to family and especially her adorable pets. We recall her lovely smile, charming Scottish voice, compassion and zest for life. She will live on in your hearts and memories forever.

With our condolences,
Shelley, Evelyn and Becky Sherkey
and the Bayview Hill Animal Hospital Family

Allan Blake

December 3, 2018

Dear Alan and Family:

It is with much sorrow that I learned of dear Marlen's passing. To you and all of your family I extend my deepest sympathy.

I remember many years ago what a great honor that I had to propose the toast to the Bride at your Wedding Ceremony.

Wonderful Memories.

With Great Affection:

Al Blake

Emma Hosey

December 3, 2018

Keira Hosey

December 3, 2018

Deborah Kesheshian

December 2, 2018

It was a great honour to care for Margaret at Margaret Bahen Hospice for York Region.
On behalf of our entire MB Hospice family, please accept our heartfelt condolences.

Josie and Paul Kizoff

December 2, 2018

Dear, Alan, Denise and David,
We were so saddened to read the obituary for Margaret this morning. We will always remember her upbeat, cheery personality and her interest in the young soccer players. It was a privilege to have known her as a coach and neighbor.
Praying that you will find comfort in the memories of your wife and mother and we will keep you in our thoughts and prayers.
With deepest sympathy,
Josie, Paul, Kristen Kizoff

Alan and Vivienne Maxwell

December 2, 2018

Dear Alan,
We were very sad to hear of the passing of Margaret. We have many memories of her on the sideline shouting encouragement to the boys.
Our sincerest condolences to you and your family.
Best Regards,
Alan, Vivienne, Bruce and Neil Maxwell