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Martha Lynn Metcalf

MacCoubrey Funeral Home
11 King St. W., Colborne

Saturday May 4
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Memorial Service

MacCoubrey Funeral Home
11 King St. W., Colborne

Saturday May 4
Interment to follow at Colborne Union Cemetery

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Martha Lynn Metcalf

October 22, 1953 - April 24, 2024

Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital with her family by her side on Wednesday April 24th, 2024 in her 70th year. Loving mother of Gord Ainsworth (Seanna), Amanda Minnie (Bruce) and Megan (Geoff). Cherished Nanny to Dylan, McKenna, Raine (Logan), Kiley, Kashis, Dryden, Avery and the late Jesse and great Nanny to Bentley, Hastings, Elle and Cohan. Lovingly remembered by her siblings Charlie, Susan, Marie (Tom), Pamela (Jim), Yvonne (Dan) and the late Joe and Fred. Martha is pre-deceased by her parents Frederick Metcalf and Janet Mousseau (Ronny). Remembered by many nieces and nephews. As per Martha’s wishes cremation has taken place. A service will be held on Saturday May 4th at 1pm at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home 11 King W., Colborne with visiting from 12 noon to 1 pm. In lieu of flowers please donate to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or a bird sanctuary of your choice as her love for birds brought her true joy.

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Linda Mackenzie-Nicholas - May 21, 2024 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Heart and Stroke Foundation

Belinda (Gallant) & Brad Sherwin - May 7, 2024

Our condolences to the family!

Harry Dunkley - May 6, 2024 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Heart and Stroke Foundation

Patsy and Brian Hand - May 4, 2024 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Heart and Stroke Foundation

Carol Stevenson - May 3, 2024

To sweet Martha, it was a blessing to know you. I admired your kind soul and how very genuine you truly were. Till we meet again, rest in peace.

Rhonda Kamrath - May 3, 2024

I was very sad to hear of Martha passing. I saw her a while ago and we had the nicest conversation. My condolences to all of her family. Special hugs to Megan, Kiley, Kashis, Dryden and Avery. R.I.P Martha

Dawn Reid - May 2, 2024

My deepest sympathies to Martha's family. I worked with Martha at Complax/Budd Plastics. Martha had good work ethics and a fierce love and loyalty to her kids and their families. Dawn Reid

Jim and Jamie West - May 2, 2024

Pam and Jim and the rest of Martha's. Family our condolences on the passing of your loved one Martha.

Roxane Brunette - May 2, 2024

Amanda, Gordon, Megan I am so sorry to hear of your mom passing. Embrace each other at this difficult time. Your family has had its share of greif. Please comfort each other with the memories you have stored in your memory bank.

Camilla millar - May 2, 2024

I'm so sorry for the loss of your mom Amanda and gordie .. you are in my thoughts .. Camilla millar

Mark Davis - May 1, 2024

Dear Chuck and Marie, sorry to hear of your sister's passing. My sincere condolences. May the Lord comfort you in your loss. Mark

Dianne Tollan (Archer) - May 1, 2024

To the Medcalf family, sorry to hear of Marthas passsing. We went to public school together when your family lived down Archers Rd. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Anne and Paul Burnham - April 30, 2024

Gord, Seanna and family, So sorry to learn of the loss of your mom. Its never easy losing a parent. We wish you all the best at this time.

Lori MacLeod - April 30, 2024

Gord, Amanda, Megan, and family. I am very saddened to hear of Martha’s passing. I have many fond memories of Martha that I will always cherish. I had a visit tonight from a beautiful red cardinal and I will think of Martha every time I see another cardinal. Please accept my heartfelt condolences.

Bill and Jackie Bray - April 30, 2024

at Gord,you are in our hearts in this overwhelming time

Coralee Dunk ( Wass ) - April 30, 2024

My sincere condolences to all the Metcalf families of your loss.

Mary Mouse Checkley Ainsworth - April 30, 2024

Gord and Amanda so sorry to hear about the loss of your beloved mother. Know that I am thinking of you at this time.

Paul and Keitha - April 30, 2024

The Lagrois family is so sorry for your loss. Our hearts ache,please accept our sympathies

Carolyn Davis - April 30, 2024

To all The Metcalf Families, We are very sorry to hear about Martha's passing, I know it has been many years since We have made contact. Our Families have know all the Metcalf for a very Long time as Our Parents got together often many years ago now. R.I P. Martha You always had a beautiful smile, which will never be forgotten. From Carol, Everett & all Our Family. Big Hugs sent to all Of You.

Sandy Tremblay - April 30, 2024

So sorry to hear of your mom's passing. I worked many years with your mom. Always hearing the latest updates on what you kids would be up to. May your memories give you peace now and forever. She was a special lady.

Barb & Wayne Linton - April 30, 2024

Amanda: We are so sorry to hear about your Mom. Our thoughts are with you at yet another sad time in your life.

Amy Dickson - April 30, 2024

My family and I are thinking of all of you during this truly sad time. Please accept our heartfelt condolences.

Colleen Polley - April 30, 2024

Gord, Amanda and Megan We are saddened to hear of your mom's passing. Terry and I spent many fun times with her many years ago when Martha and I worked at Complex / Budd. There were three of us girls; Martha, Lori and I, and Terry, that spent many a Saturday afternoon and evening together. We had so much fun taking turns hosting dinner. Martha cooked the best chicken wings ever! We are very sorry we can't make it to the service as Terry's health prevents us from attending. Martha holds a special place in my heart, rest in peace my dear friend. Colleen and Terry Polley

Jerry Warren - April 30, 2024

My condolences to Martha’s family on her passing

Brenda Speiran - April 30, 2024

Sue/Marie/Chuck/Pam/Yvonne my sincere condolences on the Passing of your beloved sister Martha. Cherish you beautiful memories to help you through this difficult time.

Cathie Edison - April 30, 2024

Amanda and family, so sorry for your loss. Rest peacefully Martha

Cathie Edison - April 30, 2024

So sorry for your loss . Sincere condolences Amanda and family

Colin and Ruth Watson - April 29, 2024

Amanda and family, so sorry for your loss. Deepest sympathy.

Jenn Polley - April 29, 2024

I remember Martha well from my childhood and her deep love for her children. I also remember her beautiful gardens that she took so much pride in. Sending all who loved her my deepest condolences.

Rick & Lisa Ainsworth - April 29, 2024

Dear Amanda, Gord and family, thinking of you with deepest sympathy. Hugs to all.

Diane Saunders - April 29, 2024

Sue and family, so sorry for your loss. May fond memories bring you comfort at this difficult time. Deepest sympathy. Diane

Paul & Judy Sherwin - April 29, 2024

Sue we are so sorry for your loss.

Jackie buttle - April 29, 2024

So sorry for your loss

Bill Metcalf - April 29, 2024

Sorry to hear of Martha's death. I remember her well since we were kids together near Colborne. We last saw each other when in Colborne in 2019. Bill Metcalf

Katherine Johns - April 29, 2024

Dear Yvonne and family! So sorry for your loss! In thoughts and prayers Katherine Johns

Barb and Al Harnden - April 29, 2024

our deepest condolences to you, Sue and your families..thinking of you with love and hugs

Marli Beer - April 29, 2024

Susan and the Metcalf family. Sending my heartfelt condolences on the loss of Martha. Hold tight to good memories. ❤️

Kathy Krakenberg - April 29, 2024

I am so very sorry for your loss Pam. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Wayne and Violet Johnstone - April 29, 2024

To Gord and his family we send our condolences so sorry for your loss may the memories bring you some relief