FANTHAM, Margaret


Margaret FanthamWith great sorrow we announce the passing of Margaret Lyla Fantham, on Friday, March 27, 2015 at the Algoma Residential Community Hospice (ARCH).

Wife of the late Jack (Jr) Fantham. Best friend and mother of Marla Fantham (Kevin), Jackie Spadafore (Steve), Charmaine Bolduc (Rod), Lynda Bond (Joe), Roberta Shelleby (Frank). Much loved grama of Lorrie, Roddy, Robert, Sarah, James, Kristen, Michael, Jamie, Jasmin and Jesica. Proud great and great grandma of 17. Predeceased by parents Arthur and Lyla Renner. Also predeceased by first spouse Robert Roussain. Cherished sister of June Reynolds (late Jim), late Milston Renner (Frances), Ron Renner (late Connie), and Velma Odber (Bruce). Loved by many brother and sister-in-laws, nieces and nephews and friends of the Renner, Fantham and Roussain families.

Friends may call at the Arthur Funeral Home & Cremation Centre on Wednesday, April 1, 2015 from 1pm until time of funeral service in the chapel at 3pm. Rev. Betty Pretty officiating. Interment West Korah Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to ARCH would be appreciated.

The family would like to thank the 3rd floor staff of the Sault Area Hospital and ARCH for their care & compassion. Expressions of sympathy may be made at

“Mothers hold their children’s hands for a moment and their hearts forever.”