Margaret Attwell

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(Sarah) Margaret (Ashworth) Attwell March 9, 1930 — January 27, 2022 Beloved wife of the late Reverend Edward Attwell (2009) passed peacefully in hospital January 27th. Along with a RN career (30 years at the Ottawa Civic), there were countless years of pastoral and volunteer service in various parishes, from Gorrie, to Kanata, to Smiths Falls. Margaret's faith journey lead her to become an Associate with The Sisterhood of St. John the Divine (Anglican Convent) for 35 years. She will be lovingly remembered by her children, David (Verna), Mary, Ruth, and Michael (late Beth and Anne); grandchildren Keith, Ashley, Samuel, and Matthew (Jackie). Fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews, especially niece and goddaughter Sue Hodgins and her family (Faramarz, Donyal, Areeyon). Predeceased by her parents, David and Mabel Ashworth, sister Marion (late Roscoe) Hodgins, and sister-in-law Frances (late Johnny) Narejko. Survived by her brother-in-law Paul (Barbara) Attwell, and sister-in-law Ruth (late Jack) Attwell. Interment will take place on Saturday, June 04, 2022 at 2:30pm at St. John Anglican Cemetery in South March, Kanata. Donations, in lieu of flowers, may be made to St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church in Smiths Falls, or The Sisterhood of St. John the Divine in Toronto. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Lannin Funeral Home. Online condolences available at