Margaret Lorrain (Thompson) Hoben
It is with great sadness the daughters of Margaret Lorraine
(Thompson) Hoben announce her passing on November 26, 2019 at Hospice
Born in Fredericton January 27, 1934 to parents Albert and
Vivian (Chase) Thompson. Margie married her beloved husband, Sterling
Hoben, November 13, 1954. She was a lifelong resident of
Fredericton and a faithful member of Smythe Street
Margie will be forever cherished and remembered by daughters
Janice (Bill) Martin, Halifax and Nancy (Claude) Brewer,
Fredericton. She dearly loved and was very proud of her
grandchildren Andrew (Becky) Martin, Halifax, Sarah (Thomas) Handley,
Halifax and Alexander Brewer, Fredericton. Great grandson
Forrest Sterling Martin, Halifax completed her wonderful circle of
family. Also survived by loving sister Dawna (Wayne)
O’Hara, Fredericton, sister-in-law Helen Guislain, Minto as
well as many extended family members and friends.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by husband
Sterl Hoben of 57 years and siblings Gerald and Jack Thompson, Pat
Grieve and Isabel Bunker.
Margie was a wonderful mother, loving grandmother and
faithful praying lady, known for her quiet manner, kind spirit and
love for children. She was involved in her church leading
Children’s Church, teaching Sunday School and being church
pianist for several years. In later years she was a member
of Thimbles, Stitches & More and Thursday Morning Ladies
Prayer Group. For over 40 years a member of TOPS Club, Inc.
holding various positions.
The family wishes to thank Paradise Villa, Hospice House and
the medical team who provided care for Mom over the past several
Visitation will take place at McAdam’s Funeral
Home, 160 York Street, Fredericton on Thursday, November
28th, 2019 from 3 – 8 pm. A
memorial service celebrating Margaret’s life will be held on
Friday, November 29th, at 2:00pm at Smythe
Street Church with Rev. Verner Drost officiating followed by a
reception. Interment will take place at the Fredericton
Rural Cemetery Extension, Woodstock Road at a later
For those who wish, remembrances may be made to the charity
of your choice.
Mom, Nana, Marg was the matriarch of our family and will be
“Until we meet
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Death notice for the town of: Fredericton, Province: Nouveau-Brunswick