Margaret Mabel Loder (nee Burry)

October 21, 1928 to March 14, 2021


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Passed away peacefully at St. Clare’s Mercy Hospital on March 14th, in her 93rd year, Margaret Mabel Loder (nee Burry), the last person to be born on Newell’s Island, Bonavista Bay. Predeceased by her loving husband Nelson, brothers William, Clarence and George and sister Mildred (nee Wecks). Leaving to mourn, nieces June Duffett (Greenspond), Patsy Burry (Kelowna, BC), nephews David Burry (British Columbia), Daryl Burry (St. John’s), great nephews Jon and David, great nieces Dara and Leah and a large circle of family and friends.


Funeral to take place at 2:00pm on Thursday, March 18th from Carnell’s Funeral Home with interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery.  Flowers and donations gratefully declined.



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Mrs. Loder (Margaret) will be greatly missed by her neighbors and friends at Mount Pleasant Manor. She was always there with a smile and ready for a chat. She was as knowledgeable about current events as she was about history.. A very refined and elegant lady. ~ Sincere condolences to her family

We were saddened by the news of Aunt Margaret’s passing. She will forever be in our hearts.

Sorry to hear of Margaret`s sudden passing. Keeper of the faith and a keeper of history. She will be missed.
God Bless.

Sorry to hear of Margarets passing, Deepest sympathy to the family.

Saddened to hear of Margaret’s passing. It was always a pleasure to have a conversation with her.

So saddened to hear of dear Margarets passing . Such a sweet lady . Rest In Peace Margaret ..

So sorry to hear of Margaret’s passing.. I will miss our phone conversations. Sincere condolences to Daryl and all her family

So sorry to hear of Margaret’s passing. I will surely miss our telephone conversations and the stories we shared about growing up in Greenspond. Rest In Peace Margaret.

Sincere condolences from Don and Barb Harris and her dear friend for 74 years Jessie Sooley

To the Loder and Burry Family,

Sorry to hear about the passing of Aunt Margaret.

I am writing this message of condolence on behalf of my mom Meta Churchill. (Nee Marsh)
She was a wonderful person and always kept in touch with me. She always asked about the family.

I will miss her telephone calls.
Keeping you in our thoughts.

Meta Churchill and family.

June, Patsy and all who knew Aunt Margaret,
A fine lady! Remembering my childhood when Patsy and I would be together on Grenfell Avenue with the Loders. Sending my sincere condolences on her passing. I’m sure you all have wonderful memories of this lovely, kind aunt. In my thoughts, Sincerely
Trixie (Cooze) Wight

So sorry to heard of aunt Margaret’s passing . She was a wonderful lady .