Margaret Lilian Marsh

July 19, 1927April 7, 2018

Margaret Lillian (nee Peddie) Marsh died peacefully at Glen Warren Lodge in Victoria at 90. Born in Prince Rupert on July 19, 1927 to parents Thomas Peddie and Olga Sophia Esther, she was one of six siblings.

Graduating from Burnaby South High School Margaret was gifted and hard working, graduating with top honours. With a scholarship to Queens University to study Medicine she graduated in 1955, and practised medicine for the next 15 years. She also loved playing the piano which she often said was her true passion. Her other passion was traveling to escape winters, and lived in New Zealand, India and the Philippines.

Our mother was an optimist, some would call her a visionary always searching for ways to help people through nutrition, spirituality and holistic medicine. She lived her life on her terms pursuing what she believed in. She was impulsive often unconventional, but also adventurous and courageous. Ultimately her life long quest was to help others!

Survived by sons Peter, Chris, Steve, David; 11 grandchildren and great grandchildren. Predeceased by her siblings Ida, Olga, Tom and Jennie, survived by brother Jock. She will be missed.

There will be a Celebration of Life Service on June 23rd 2-4PM at First Memorial Funeral Services, 4725 Falaise Dr. Victoria, BC.


  • Celebration of Life Saturday, June 23, 2018

Margaret Lilian Marsh

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