Margaret Gudrun (AKA Robinson)
October 26, 1935 – May 1, 2017
Margaret was born the oldest of seven children to Thorun (Steinberg) and Frederick Borgford in Elfros, Saskatchewan. The family moved to the Hazelmere Valley in the 1950’s and established a family farm. When Margaret was 22 she married John Halas.
Although the marriage did not last they had two children, Rob and Nancy. Margaret worked at Pacific Customs Brokers Ltd. for forty plus years, retiring when she was 69, taking with her some long term friendships that were made there. Family was absolutely everything to Margaret and she loved them fiercely.
Margaret was predeceased by her Dad in 1967, her brother Fred in 2003 and her Mom in 2006. Margaret leaves behind her heartbroken son Rob (Elke) and daughter Nancy (John), granddaughters Kylie (Jeff), Jenna (Andrew), Julia (Earl), Cassie, Sarah and great-grandson Xander. Siblings Al (Angie), Glen, Mia, Helga (Brian) and Helen (Gerald) and numerous cousins, nieces, nephews and friends.
Anyone who knew Margaret knew how kind and selfless she was. She will be deeply missed by those who knew and loved her.
Margaret died May 1st peacefully surrounded by her loved ones. Services will be held on May 13th at 1:00 PM at First Memorial
Funeral Service at 14835 Fraser Highway in Surrey.