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In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar


Nora Kathleen (Peggy) Van Nostrand McArthur (née Molyneux)




Died: 01 Feb 2012, Toronto, Ontario


VAN NOSTRAND McARTHUR, Nora Kathleen (Peggy) (née MOLYNEUX) - Passed away peacefully on February 1, 2012 at the age of 87 years. Born in Toronto on July 10 1924. Predeceased by her loving husband Hugh Tyson and grandson Alec. Lovingly remembered by her sister Patricia Anne Hume (Patterson); her children and grandchildren Kathie Csomany (Ron) Stephen, Nicholas, Susan (Richard Pawley), Ian, Tony (Ayami), Tony’s daughter Alissa, Tim (Linda) Meghan, Matthew, Jerry (Eva) Elizabeth, John, Alastair, Thomas, Pam Carbery (Brent) Hugh, Emma, Jaimie (Jina); 3 great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Peggy was a fun loving vivacious woman who loved her family, enjoyed her friendships and lived life to the fullest. Peggy served in the Wrens during the Second World War and after many wonderful years raising her family worked with disabled children in the Victoria School District. She was very active in her church and community in both Toronto and Victoria. Her wicked sense of humour, love of travel, golf, bridge, gardening, camping and Long Beach is how she will be remembered. Visitation will be held at McCall Bros., Johnson & Vancouver Streets, on Wednesday February 8, 2012 from 6:30pm – 8:30pm. Funeral Service will be held at Christ Church Cathedral on Thursday February 9th at 3:00pm. Reception to take place in the Chapter Room of the Cathedral following the service.



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