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Arthur Funeral Home - Barton & Kiteley Chapel

492 Wellington Street East, Sault Ste. Marie, ON

OBITUARY

Marguerite Mary Root

January 29, 1920March 18, 2020

ROOT, Marguerite - After a long and remarkable life, Marguerite has passed from this world to rest and be reunited with her daughter, her family and her Lord.

Last surviving daughter of Wilfred & Cordelia Dyell. Sister of the late Janet Eno (Jack), Jerome Dyell, Floyd Dyell, Maureen Reville (George) and Gyles Dyell. Very proud and extremely loving mother of Dr. Sharon McManus (Root). Marguerite was a joyful and inspirational woman who could sew a silk purse from a sow's ear. Her gentle yet determined soul was a unique and gracious presence in her family's & friends' lives. Rest in peace Mags. Many thanks and heartfelt appreciation to the 3rd floor Birch Lane staff at the the F.J. Davey Home for the care & compassion bestowed upon her. At Marguerite's request, there will not be a service. Memorial contributions (payable by cheque) to the Sault Ste. Marie Humane Society would be appreciated. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Arthur Funeral Home - Barton & Kiteley Chapel (492 Wellington St. East 705-759-2522). Please visit Arthur Funeral Home website obituaries to leave memories and condolences as a keepsake for the family.

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